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The Sustainability Accelerator

The Sustainability Accelerator
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Designed to empower leaders of the future with not only the foundational knowledge, but the confidence to challenge and create change with a new community of allies behind them.

The Sustainability Accelerator helps professionals working in food learn the foundational skills needed to navigate the climate skills gap challenge – regardless of your role and where you sit in the food system.

This 6 week online Accelerator Programme is designed to empower leaders of the future with food systems knowledge and how to support the shift to Healthy Sustainable Diets with integrity. The programme encourages group interaction throughout to bring teams together to challenge each other and create real change.

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WEEK 1: NEXT GEN SUSTAINABILITY AND LEADERSHIP

Meet your cohort, understand the landscape, issues and disruptions in the food industry and why leadership climate upskilling and collaboration is so important.

WEEK 2: NET ZERO

Get under the skin of what Net Zero means and explore climate from the top down to identify root causes and solutions before diving into the context of the food sector to learn the actions needed to deliver transformative change and a Net Zero future.

WEEK 3: CLIMATE RISK

Climate change is a global financial risk and the context of the business landscape is changing how banks finance companies. Learn an understanding of Climate Risk, Regulatory Standards & Disclosure Trends, Strategies & Approaches to Building a Climate Risk Management Strategy.

WEEK 4: EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION (ED&I)

Helps you to confidently navigate inclusion conversations within your business and understand the integral role that ED&I and workplace culture plays in strategic sustainability.

WEEK 5: HUMAN RIGHTS

A focus on food industry specific issues where a healthy planet supports healthy people. Explores how businesses can strengthen their management of Human Rights issues and what best practice looks like to help accelerate a fair and just net zero food system transformation.

WEEK 6: REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE

How we produce and source food matters, learn why and how you can play a role in scaling regenerative agriculture.

Get equipped with confidence and skills to bring your learning back into your business. Group offboarding and readiness for action.

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We had such an incredible cohorts, with changemakers from Nestlé, Oxbury Bank, Quorn Foods, NSF, Cranswick, Fox’s Burton’s Companies UK and Premier Foods upskilling on climate, this is the second cohort we are running in 2024.   

Hear why Julia, from Nestle joined The Sustainability Accelerator Programme:

This training is very relevant to my role and will help build my external confidence in sustainability. I am presenting and liaising with sustainability experts in our customers organisations. An external perspective and network will help build my capability and knowledge.

Julia Jones
Julia Jones Nestlé, Head of B2B Marketing & Sustainability

What you’ll learn  

Future Food Movement’s Sustainability Accelerator is a six-week virtual programme that gives you the foundations and broader capability to make real change, leading your team and organisation towards sustainability.  

Who is it for?  

Benefits any professional interested in driving sustainability within their organisation who wants to build practical capabilities to deepen their learning (regardless of industry, company size or individual role).  

During the programme, you will:  

BUILD KNOWLEDGE    

+ Upskill on climate critical topics: Climate Leadership, Net Zero and Carbon, Climate Risk and Finance, Equity Diversity and Inclusion, Human Rights and Regenerative Agriculture    

+ Benefit from the latest thinking from expert coaches in CPD-certified live sessions  

+ Gain practical skills to tackle the complex challenges that arise when exploring sustainability at work  

+ Understand how to take the lead in addressing social and environmental issues, often leading towards an opportunity to find a competitive advantage and further growth for your organisation.    

BUILD CONNECTIONS    

+ Access a new network of experts, trailblazers and likeminded people supporting the transition to a sustainable food system    

+ Continue your learning with insights to empower your job, deepen connections and get the support needed to drive change with a three month Future Food Movement Community Membership.  

Explore more here, or email our team if you would like to book on or have any questions.

EMAIL US TO BOOK

  • £2,000PP, PLUS VAT INCLUDING 3 MONTHS COMMUNITY MEMBERSHIP
  • 25% DISCOUNT APPLICABLE FOR BUSINESS MEMBERS
  • Explore more here, or email our team if you would like to book on or have any questions.
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