Voluntary Sustainability Standards are known to have a positive impact in areas where certified entities operate but Voluntary Sustainability Standards can also influence the enabling environment. There is not yet a lot of evidence of these so-called systemic impacts of them on the enabling environment. This research, produced by Aidenvironment and commissioned by WWF and ISEAL, aims to contribute to this evidence gap as well as provide a working definition for the concept of systemic impacts.
You can find the white paper, 4 pager, webinar and webinar slides below.
originally posted on 26/10/2018