Opinion: The role of trade in sustainable development
This article by Cargill’s Devry Boughner Vorwerk was originally published in Devex on April 23, 2018. Vorwerk is also on the Board of Directors at CNFA.
Across the world, developed and developing countries alike are advancing their commitments toward the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. From health, education, and women’s empowerment to no poverty, life on land, life below water, and sustainable consumption, the ambitious agenda of the SDGs is creating opportunities for all countries and all people.
But there is one action within the SDG framework that has been underestimated: That action is trade. Read more