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ISEAL is really excited to welcome trustea as a new ISEAL Community Member, having worked with them to establish that they meet the ISEAL Community…
Posted on 15th September 2021
ISEAL is pleased to welcome the Sustainable Fibre Alliance (SFA) into the ISEAL community as an ISEAL Community Member. We are excited to learn from…
Posted on 15th September 2021
ISEAL is very pleased to welcome the Sustainable Biomass Program (SBP) as an ISEAL Community Member. We look forward to them participating in our…
Posted on 15th September 2021
ISEAL is delighted to announce that the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) has met the requirements to become an ISEAL Community Member. We…
Posted on 15th September 2021
The Covid pandemic has had a profound impact on women across all dimensions of economic and social activity, finds briefing paper. From shifting…
Posted on 6th August 2021
The pandemic forced sustainability systems to adapt to the reality that on-site audits could not be performed easily – or at all. This drove many to…
Posted on 30th July 2021
What should companies do to tackle global deforestation? And how should governments regulate company action? As a lively policy debate gains momentum…
Posted on 13th July 2021
Join ISEAL and Evidensia in a webinar series where we explore ISEAL’s newly revised Credibility Principles. The ISEAL Credibility Principles define…
Posted on 24th June 2021
June 2021 marks the ten-year anniversary of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. Adoption of the Principles was a landmark moment…
Posted on 24th June 2021
From mitigating and adapting to climate change, to addressing human rights’ abuses in supply chains, to contributing to the UN Sustainable…
Posted on 23rd June 2021
We often talk about system-level change to address root causes of poverty and imbalance of risk. This requires us to unite in different and creative…
Posted on 22nd June 2021
Demand for increased transparency has been the topic of many conversations over the past few years. It has been highlighted by governments, in the UN…
Posted on 21st June 2021
We work to accelerate positive change by improving the impacts of ambitious sustainability systems and their partners. Read the latest annual report…
Posted on 8th June 2021
There is ‘scant evidence of positive outcomes [on deforestation] for all approaches except voluntary standards systems’.   This was the…
Posted on 1st April 2021
With our new strategy, we’re aiming to increase our impact in tackling the biggest sustainability challenges of our time. With less than 10 years…
Posted on 23rd March 2021
Assurance professionals are working together to develop good practice guidance for remote auditing, with the goal of keeping supply chains…
Posted on 23rd March 2021
As companies invest in scalable solutions for meeting sustainability commitments, many initiatives and standards are looking at how they can support…
Posted on 23rd March 2021
As the European Union considers legislation to address supply chain deforestation later this year, we reflect on how standards and similar systems…
Posted on 9th March 2021
The launch of ISEAL’s new membership structure marks a focus on a wider range of sustainability systems and offers new and enhanced products. We’re…
Posted on 24th February 2021
“You can’t manage what you can’t measure,” runs the old business adage. Conversely, good metrics and data can help you make better management…
Posted on 22nd January 2021