Ferrero buys only segregated, sustainable palm oil, which is 40% more expensive than the non-sustainable alternative. Ferrero's Palm Oil Charter, cooperation with the UN (UN Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative), their company foundation and a group of ambassadors ensure that sustainability remains a critically important part of the company’s strategy. Ferrero's Farming Value Standard consists of 18 indicators, which is unprecedented in the industry.
IIASA has worked with Ferrero in the following areas:
Established for three years in 2016, the Ferrero YSSP Fellowship supported YSSP fellows, whose research interests aligned with IIASA expertise and research strategy, and contributed to Ferrero's long-term commitment to sustainable sourcing of raw materials and zero deforestation. More
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