Background
Table of objectives Chapter 9

Social
Involvement

Background

Table of objectives

Social Involvement

Ambition

Result

 

 

 

Social responsibility

 

 

Preventing child labour in test fields

Increasing the level of self-sufficiency amongst workers in and around test fields

Start food programme pilot project for Egypt

 

 

 

Healthy diet

 

 

Informing consumers with regard to the potato and its role in a healthy diet

More people follow a healthy diet

Participation in national school garden project

Research on carbohydrates (Carbohydrate Competence Centre)

 

 

 

Relationship with stakeholders

 

 

Maintaining good relationship with stakeholders

Getting stakeholders involved in HZPC's sustainable activities

Grower meetings on sustainable topics

 

 

External representations

 

 

 

Social efforts

 

 

Support to Charities

Annual funding of four Charities*

Support food bank by providing potatoes*

Educatieondersteuning internationaal (international educational support)
Stichting Vaarwens
International Justice Mission
De Utjouwer food bank

 

Providing social return to the community*

Concluding a long-term relationship with Voedselbank Noord-Oost Nederland (food bank in the northeast of the Netherlands), supplying potatoes for food hampers.

* Applicable in the Netherlands

 

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