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Malawi Tea 2020 & GIZ 'Fast Track' study on living and actual income

The Living Income Community of Practice recently held a webinar to discuss the Malawi 2020 Tea Revitalisation Programme for raising tea ...

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Blog Post - Adam Romo - 14 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

SDGs pick-up momentum across businesses and governments

As politicians gathered at the UN High-level Political Forum to report on their country’s progress against the global goals, the need for a ...

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Blog Post - David D'Hollander - 18 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

Share your views: Assurance Code Consultation

Assurance is about assessing whether someone meets a set of requirements. It’s a cornerstone of credible sustainability standards systems, ...

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Blog Post - Patrick Mallet - 18 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

Living Wage estimates in Vietnam create an opening for corporate and government action to help workers earn a living wage

The Global Living Wage Coalition (GLWC) has released two living wage benchmark reports estimating living wages in rural and urban Vietnam. ...

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Blog Post - Joanne Maimaris - 18 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

Global Sustainability Standards Conference: Positioning credible standards as leaders in the new era of trust

In June 2017, more than 330 standards professionals and sustainability experts explored changing stakeholder perceptions and expectations ...

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Blog Post - Eleanor Radford - 6 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

Innovating through collaboration: reflections from ISEAL’s Community Day 2017

Helen Ireland, Senior Innovations Manager ISEAL, shares reflections from ISEAL’s innovations-focused Community Day, where community members ...

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Blog Post - Helen Ireland - 25 Jul 2017 - 0 comments

SDGs pick-up momentum across businesses and governments

As politicians from around the world gathered at the annual UN High-level Political Forum to report on their country’s progress against the ...

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Blog Post - David D'Hollander - 6 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

The changing nature of trust

As standards systems, we’re in the trust game. And we’re pretty good at it! Our tools are a well-respected means for buyers and consumers ...

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Blog Post - Patrick Mallet - 25 Jul 2017 - 0 comments

Low bar or high bar: scaling up while maintaining credibility

More and more we see a tension between the call to raise the bar of sustainability standards and the need to ensure they remain accessible ...

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Blog Post - Suzanne Clift - 4 Sep 2017 - 0 comments

Raising Farm Gate Prices for a Living Income – an insight from the cocoa sector

The Living Income Community of Practice recently held a webinar on closing income gaps with guest presenter Antonie Fountain from the VOICE ...

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Blog Post - Adam Romo - 18 Sep 2017 - 0 comments