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The State of Sustainability Initiatives Review 2010: Sustainability and Transparency

The SSI Review represents the most up-to-date and comprehensive overview of the market trends and system characteristics of major voluntary sustainability standards and initiatives in the forestry, coffee, cocoa, tea and banana sectors. The review provides information on the market performance, governance, criteria coverage and implementation practices of key initiatives (such as Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International, Forest Stewardship Council, Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification, Rainforest Alliance, UTZ Certified, International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements, GLOBALGAP, Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Social Accountability 8000, and 4C Association). The SSI Review is an important tool for the strategic planning of businesses, policy makers and other stakeholders seeking to build more sustainable supply chains.

See also State of Sustainability Initiative at http://pubs.iied.org/G02598.html

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  • IIED code: G03066
  • Published: Nov 2010 - IISD and IIED
  • Theme: Sustainable markets
  • Language: English

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