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Many Dutch companies indirectly or directly buy products abroad. Our national economies are intertwined with those of developing countries and emerging economies. Most of what you find on sale in Europe is at least partly manufactured in these economies. This relationship brings mutual benefits, but also responsibilities.
MVO Nederland supports businesses that buy, manufacture or invest abroad. We collaborate with Dutch businesses and their international trading partners to produce innovations for the New Economy. We work with individual companies and business groups, particularly in the agrifood, chemicals, textile, leather and coffee sectors.
We have about 2,000 affiliated businesses
530 participating companies in projects and networks
12 international and 27 national projects
10,000+ members of our Futureproof.community
The coffee industry is under pressure. In many cases the production process has a negative impact on people and the environment further up the supply chain, while coffee roasters have to contend with thin margins, high costs and fierce competition. To address this issue it’s high time that ‘real prices’…Read more
Rice straw: it could be something you have never heard of. This waste – which comes from the rice production process – is often burned after the harvest. This happens in India, Bangladesh, Indonesia and more countries. The result: smog and air pollution. Research carried out by MVO Nederland and…Read more
Do you import from or have production facilities in foreign countries? Start this (short) check and find out which international CSR risks your business activities are exposed to and what you can do to manage them.
The larger our network, the quicker we have realised the new economy. These companies are already convinced of the added value of a partnership with MVO Nederland and 2000 other partners. Are you up next?