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VIEWER COMMENTS : ELISE MONTANO (FAIR FOOD) Holland

Dear Will,
I apologize if I have double emailed you- a small problem with our email server this morning and a few messages seem to have gotten lost.
Thank you for sending along the information about IMO – your work seems very interesting and to align well with our work at Fairfood International. 
Our main objective is to transform the food industry and make it more sustainable. We do this by encouraging companies in the food and beverage industry to engage in more sustainable production, sourcing and trading practices through direct dialogue with the companies. To support the work of our advocacy department, the research department focuses on identifying the major problems in various commodity chains, and then analyzing possible solutions and sustainability initiatives that would improve the social, environmental and economic conditions along the chain.
On our website, we have short ‘sector stories’, in which we briefly explain the production chain, highlight some of the main problems and…