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Thematic funds investing in agribusinesses, companies operating within the food and agriculture sector, will play a key role in funding sustainable agriculture transitions. The global number of public and private equity food and agriculture investment funds, AgriFunds, grew from 38 to 466 between 2005 and 2017. This is particularly relevant for consumer staples, where, upstream agriculture and food producers are especially exposed to environmental shocks such as drought, flood, deforestation and land use related degradation. This dashboard illustrates the supply chain concentration of 37 AgriFunds and their investors. It helps to inform investors and analysts which companies should be more heavily assessed against their exposures and commitments to mitigate different environmental and regulatory risk applicable along the supply chain.