View of the Beverage Company of the Americas (AMBEV) plant in Jaguariuna, some 125 km of Sao Paulo, on March 21, 2013. AMBEV in partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) created the “Project Basins” for depollution and preservation of river basins Piracicaba, Capivari and Jundiai and their tributaries which has great importance in hydric supply in the State of Sao Paulo.
You are a vegan. You also lead the world's largest conservation organization. Why doesn't The Nature Conservancy make changing people's diets one of its strategies? Wouldn't changes in diet lead to better environmental outcomes? And what about GMOs?
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