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During a TEDx talk in 2019, Kyaw Thu Htet, founder and CEO of MILS, mentioned about the rapid growth of alternative protein industry, strategic geo-economic position of Myanmar and how it can leverage on its position as the world's third largest producer of peas and pulses. <watch the full talk>

Switch To Green was one of the shortlisted solutions in EU Switch Asia Programme 2020 which could not proceed further due to insufficient budget at the grant provider's end. 

Switch To Green was awarded as the winner of Next-Gen Cropportunities Challenge by The Good Food Institute APAC during Thought For Food (TFF) Challenge 2020. <more>

MILS signed the partnership agreement with USAID Feed The Future Agriculture and Food Systems Development Activity. This 600,000 USD project ensured the vision of Switch To Green and strengthened the technical infrastructures to help farmers. <more>

Switch To Green was selected as one of the game-changing solutions in Food Systems Game Changers Lab, a global program to build a better food future together, a joint effort by EAT, IDEO, Thought For Food, and The Rockefeller Foundation. <more>

Switch To Green contributed to the Compendium of Action Agendas via Cohort 7 Innovating Protein of Food Systems Game Changers Lab <See the Compendium here>

Business Declaration for Food Systems Transformation convened by UN FSS Private Sector Guiding Group was signed by MILS. <more>

Kyaw Thu Htet, Founder and CEO of MILS, speaks at the Action Agenda Assembly held in support of United Nations Food Systems Summit articulating part of Switch To Green approach in his presentation. <View the presentation here>