January 22, 2021 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, wrote to President Biden applauding the administration’s day one action to prevent and combat discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation, and respectfully urging federal agencies to review and take all lawful steps to rescind the number of harmful Trump administration regulations that discriminate against LGBTQ+ Americans. These regulations will continue to negatively impact our current employees and future workforce, as well as their families and communities, particularly those who identify as LGBTQ+ and/or who have family members who identify as LGBTQ+.
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About the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance
The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance seeks to accelerate the pace of change in the food industry through individual company leadership and collective support for public policies that raise the bar and inspire further action in this critical journey. As some of the world’s best-known food companies, founding members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States recognize our responsibility to drive positive change for the people who use our products, the people who supply them, and the planet on which we all rely. To learn more about the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance, visit www.foodpolicyalliance.org.