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Improving outcomes and opportunities for communities and helping companies do business in a trustworthy, transparent, and socially responsible way through guidance and practical advice on strengthening land tenure and stakeholder engagement.

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Respecting land rights with PepsiCo

June 10, 2020

To help strengthen land rights for rural women and men and help mitigate risk to businesses, Landesa frequently advises companies on best practices for respecting land rights in their operations and supply chains. Recently, Landesa worked with PepsiCo to create the ACRE Framework, which enables PepsiCo to track its Land Policy globally, across crops and borders.

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Forging new partnerships: Companies and CSO’s collaborate to achieve more responsible investments in land

July 22, 2019

Overcoming initial skepticism, Illovo and CSO partners found common ground to collaboratively achieve more responsible investments in land.

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One Company’s Journey to Better Respect Land: Illovo Sugar Africa

July 12, 2019

Land has always been an essential element of business for Illovo Sugar, Africa’s largest producer of sugarcane. But their perspective on land – and how to address land issues across their operations in six sub-Saharan African countries – has shifted over time, thanks in part to Illovo’s participation in Landesa’s Commitment to Practice (C2P) Project.

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