The ratification of Sustainable Development Goals by all member countries of the United Nations in 2015 demonstrates the determination of the international community in moving towards a sustainable future. To make the commitment accountable, independent and transparent measurements of countries’ …

Ranking Map

Based on the indicators developed for SAM, we are testing the idea of evaluating and ranking the country’s overall performance in sustainable agriculture.

Synergies and Trade-offs

We use an innovative correlation matrix plot to examine the synergies and trade-offs among SAM indicators. For this analysis, we exclude countries whose data availability cover only three or less indicator pairs. Indicator names are in the diagonal cells and …

SAM Workshop First Meeting August 21-23, 2018

The first meeting of SESYNC pursuit project “Understanding dynamic environmental and socioeconomic interactions in food systems to support decision-making towards a sustainable and resilient agriculture” is held successfully on August 21-23, 2018 at the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC),

Tracking The Performance


The SAM report card provides a visual representation of countries’ performance in agricultural sustainability to identify priorities for early action. The global SAM report card use three-color bands and arrows to highlight those sustainable agriculture indicators that require