"Companies have to make a return on their investments, which means they have little incentive to work on problems that mainly affect the world’s poorest people. We’re trying to change that."
"The Access to Seeds Index is a very interesting publication and important work."
"The number of smallholder farmers that have opportunities to become veritable entrepreneurs is expected to grow significantly in the next decades but only if the private sector comes on board."
"The Access to Seeds Index can support developing mutually beneficial partnerships between farmers organisations and the seed industry."
"For achieving food and nutrition security there is a continued need to measure the performance of the seed sector. We are fortunate that the Access to Seeds Index is contributing to that path."