Social Entrepreneurs

Young Jordanian Innovators Combat Food Insecurity with WFP and UNICEF Support

Seed funding will help five men and women advance their solutions to address food insecurity in Jordan.

How Entrepreneurs Can Drive Food Systems Change

Goldman explains that he sees two distinct approaches companies can take as they work to move away from an unsustainable food system.

Program Supports Next Generation of Food System Leaders

A new fellowship is designed to drive personal transformation and support scaleable solutions in the food system.

Tapping Into a Safer Beer Industry

The Brave Noise collaboration launched in 2021 when its co-founder, Brienne Allan posed a question to her Instagram followers: “Have you ever experienced sexism in the beer industry?”

Climate Goals Require “Radical Action” from Food and Beverage Businesses

Because of their immense power, food and beverage companies can help support governments and civil society to achieve major climate goals—or, they can do the opposite.

19 Refugee-Powered Culinary Programs

These visionary chefs and activists creating programs and spaces for refugees to fuel their futures and their communities.

Creating Communities Around Sustainable Food Ecosystems in Universities

A new initiative launched by the farm-to-table app, Bites | Eat With Your Tribe is connecting student eaters and student cooks to create sustainable food ecosystems on college campuses.

Global Accelerator Accepting Applications for Food System Solutions

Good Food Makers is a partnership between Barilla’s accelerator group, BLU1877, and the San Francisco-based incubator KitchenTown.

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging

Sun & Swell is distributing their organic food products in 100 percent compostable packaging and reusable jars, one of the first companies to do this on a large scale.

Turkish Chef Creates Humanitarian Aid Through Social Gastronomy

In the face of global refugee and local poverty crises, a Turkish chef is using social gastronomy to empower, protect, and educate vulnerable women.