Enactus Blog

  • Weekly SDG News 19 Jan 2022

    A curated roundup of news impacting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Plant-Based Innovation CNBC PepsiCo and Beyond Meat’s joint venture will reportedly launch a plant-based jerky  (19 January 2022) Beyond and Pepsi announced the joint venture, called The PLANeT Partnership, nearly a year ago with the goal of creating plant-based snacks and drinks together. […]

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  • Weekly SDG News 12 Jan 2022

    A curated roundup of news impacting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Plant-Based Innovation LiveKindly The Future of Food: Fungi and Robots Rule (12 January 2022) From fermentation to robots, the future of food—and how the world eats—is dramatically changing. Here are some of the most exciting innovations on the horizon.  Food Waste BBC The […]

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  • Weekly SDG News 9 Dec 2021

    A curated roundup of news impacting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.   Plant-Based Innovation PR Newswire Gathered Foods, Makers of Good Catch® Plant-Based Seafood, Co-Founders Selected as UBS Global Visionaries (2 December 2021) The founders have been selected by UBS, the world’s premier wealth management firm, to join the growing list of changemakers dedicated […]

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  • Weekly SDG News 2 Dec 2021

    A curated roundup of news impacting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Plant-Based Innovation PR Newswire PopSockets and Partnership for a Healthier America Join Forces to Increase Awareness of and Access to Plant-Rich Foods (1 December 2021) Donations from sales of PopSockets’ ‘PopGrip Plant’ collection will provide families a minimum of 150,000 servings of fresh, […]

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  • Weekly SDG News 18 Nov 2021

    A curated roundup of news impacting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.   Plant-Based Innovation Liv Angel Yeast Introduces Yeast Protein AngeoPro F80 as a Sustainable and Plant-based Protein Source (11 November 2021) Angel Yeast Co., Ltd, a listed high-tech yeast company in China, has launched AngeoPro F80, a vegan-friendly, allergen-free, natural-origin yeast protein. An […]

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  • Enactus United States National Champions Improve Access to Eye Care in Rural India by Providing Opportunities for Local Women

    Worldwide, nearly 1.1 billion people live with a vision impairment, and 90 percent of these cases are concentrated in low- and middle-income countries. In India, specifically, more than 137 million people experience near vision loss and 79 million suffer from impairment. Yet, the reality is that 90 percent of vision loss is avoidable, and currently, […]

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  • Enactus Philippines National Champions Create System to Convert Food Waste into Biogas

    Of the 1.3 billion tons of food that is lost or wasted each year, 25 percent comes from South and Southeast Asia, according to a study conducted by the nonprofit institute Future Directions International. In Manila, capital city of the Philippines, 2,175 tons of food scraps end up in the garbage daily. Although disheartening and […]

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