Ewald Wermuth, The Netherlands

Ewald Wermuth is Director International Public Affairs at IDH - The Sustainable Trade Initiative. IDH seeks to deliver impact in upstream commodity supply chains by co-investing with frontrunners from the industry and civil society.

Wermuth is responsible for the positioning of the organization in the international donor, government and policy arena.  Wermuth has a long standing experience in public office, both on nationally and intergovernmental level.  
 
Before joining IDH he was Chair of the International Coffee Organization and spokesperson for Consumer Countries in the International Cocoa Organization. Before accepting this position in London, Ewald Wermuth was ambassador to the UN Organization for Food and Agriculture in Rome.
 
IDH has programs up and running on (e.g.) cocoa, timber, soy, natural stone, tea, coffee, cotton and more. See www.idhsustainabletrade.com
 
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WWF Deutschland
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Naturland
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NABU
ICRAF
IFOAM
Rewe Group
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Lavera
FSC
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FLO
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Serviceplan
BMZ
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Danone
KRAFT FOODS
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