Commodity production and trade are at the centre of Earth’s most pressing sustainability challenges including climate change, biodiversity loss, and extreme poverty.
Making ethical supply chains the new normal
In a series of events in June, including during the Amsterdam Declarations Partnerships week, the Accountability Framework initiative (AFi) was officially launched. The AFi aims to support companies in how to operationalize supply chain sustainability commitments along with a common approach to monitoring, verifying and reporting on the progress and outcomes. The AFi is not […]
Concern over climate change, human exploitation, and global health crises has caused corporations to rethink their roles and responsibilities in the global marketplace as they relate to these issues. Here is how companies are better equipped than ever to support a healthy planet, through conscious, effective business practices.
The most recent event on “How Business Can Tackle Deforestation” was held in Washington D.C. in early April with about a hundred participants, including Rainforest Alliance.