Case | HBS Case Collection | November 2002 (Revised March 2006)

Global Conservation Trust, The: A Foundation for Food Security

by Ray A. Goldberg and Carin-Isabel Knoop


Biodiversity is being lost due to the delegation of the ability to store and maintain various types of plants to governments and foundations with no or little financial base. How does one develop the resources to maintain plant diversity for the future benefit of society?

Keywords: Food; Safety; Plant-Based Agribusiness; Nonprofit Organizations; Welfare or Wellbeing; Finance; Environmental Sustainability; Agriculture and Agribusiness Industry;


Goldberg, Ray A., and Carin-Isabel Knoop. "Global Conservation Trust, The: A Foundation for Food Security." Harvard Business School Case 903-418, November 2002. (Revised March 2006.)