ISEAL welcomes three new Community Members

ISEAL is excited to announce that the Copper Mark, the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) and the ProTerra Foundation have met the requirements of ISEAL Community Membership. 

ISEAL members are sustainability systems and accreditation bodies dedicated to delivering benefits for people and planet. They are committed to continually improving their systems and impacts through learning and innovation; collaborating with stakeholders and peers; and are transparent and truthful about how their systems work and how they measure their impacts.

In becoming ISEAL Community Members, these organisations join a growing number of well-respected sustainability systems that are driving positive social and environmental change across multiple sectors. They will be working alongside these mission-driven sustainability organisations to continuously improve the effectiveness of their systems and demonstrate impact.

ISEAL encourages any organisation developing or operating a sustainability system with a multi-stakeholder approach and a commitment to credible practices to consider joining ISEAL. 

Find out more on our membership page.

About the Copper Mark

The Copper Mark is an assurance framework available for the copper industry to demonstrate its responsible production practices and its contribution to the United Nations SDGs. They offer a comprehensive system that addresses 32 environmental, social and governance issues related to the responsible production of copper — using the Responsible Minerals Initiative’s (RMI) Risk Readiness Assessment. The Copper Mark is incorporated as an independent entity headquartered in the United Kingdom. 

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About SRP

The Sustainable Rice Platform e.V. (SRP) is a global multi-stakeholder alliance established in 2011. Originally co‐convened by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), SRP is now an independent membership association. 

Together with its institutional members from public and private sectors and stakeholders from research, financial institutions, and the international development community, SRP aims to transform the global rice sector by improving smallholder livelihoods; reducing the social, environmental and climate footprint of rice production; and by offering the global rice market an assured supply of sustainably produced rice to meet the growing global demand for rice.

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About the ProTerra Foundation

The ProTerra Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation located in the Netherlands that advances and promotes sustainability at all levels of the feed and food production system. Its mission is to be a global network of businesses supporting more sustainable agricultural practices in the agribusiness supply chains.

The ProTerra Standard has been developed to promote social and environmental sustainability through the food and feed supply chains, to support stakeholders in their efforts to continuously improve their day-to-day business and to help organisations in engaging and implementing the concept of sustainable development.

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January, 2022