Top Talents Selected to Lead TFF’s Next-Gen Innovation Program for Food and Nutrition Security in Seven Regions of the World
BASEL, Switzerland, January 15, 2019 (Newswire) -The Thought For Food (TFF) Foundation today announces its new team of Regional Coordinators who will drive forward the organization’s overall mission to create a sustainable and inclusive food system by 2050.
The diverse group of entrepreneurs, researchers, consultants, engineers, farmers and academics have been hand-selected to lead TFF’s work in each region of the world: North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe & Middle East, Africa, Asia and Oceania. They will support TFF for a three-year term and are responsible for executing and advising on the organization’s overall strategy and program, developing strategic partnerships and managing a cohort of local TFF Ambassadors.
Each of the Regional Coordinators possesses the expertise and networks required to achieve Thought For Food’s goals and build the global movement. Throughout 2019, TFF will launch several new initiatives to augment its existing next-gen innovation program for food and nutrition security. These include the TFF Academy Digital Labs, which provide on-demand, continuous upskilling, support and collaboration opportunities for young food and agriculture innovators and entrepreneurs everywhere in the world, as well as the TFF Talent Hub, a tool that matches young people and their ideas and startups to career opportunities and investments.
“The Regional Coordinators play a key role in ensuring that TFF can engage and empower thousands of young people with skills, mindsets and connections they need to be successful and build impact and purpose-driven business,” stated Christine Gould, founder and CEO of Thought For Food.
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About Thought For Food:
Thought For Food is the leading global organization dedicated to engaging and empowering the next generation to feed and nourish more than nine billion people by 2050. We work with thousands of youth from over 160 countries and organize a number of activities that bring the next-generation voice into the conversation and solution development about the future of food and agriculture. We help build talent, develop new innovations and raise the reputation of the industry as a whole. Thought For Food is a 501c3 non-profit entity.
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