Not only does UEBT provide tools for respectful sourcing, we also raise awareness of the challenges and opportunities of ethical sourcing and share trends in the space. this. Our main tools include the Biodiversity Barometer, our annual conference and publications.

Tracking consumer expectations: Biodiversity Barometer

This is UEBT’s flagship report, which tracks perceptions of biodiversity among consumers and businesses in the cosmetics and food sectors. It’s based on interviews with industry experts and gathers key information from the annual reports of the 100 largest food and beauty companies.

Since 2009, UEBT has assessed consumer perceptions among 68,000 consumers in 16 different countries. This decade of research is an invaluable source of knowledge for companies and governments in their efforts to make these sectors more sustainable.


Annual conference
The UEBT’s Annual Respect Sourcing Conference serves as the flagship event to discuss ethical biodiversity sourcing. The conference brings together companies in the cosmetics, food and natural medicine sectors, as well as experts from governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations, to share experiences and paintings. main issues.