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Achieving gender equality and empowering women and girls is the focus of UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5, but it is also integral to…
Posted on 8th August 2018
ISEAL has been working with standards and sustainability initiatives in the metals, minerals and mining (MMM) sectors to understand how MMM standards…
Posted on 27th July 2018
Landscape and jurisdictional approaches introduce alternative strategies to achieve sustainable practices at scale. If all products from a region…
Posted on 25th July 2018
The sustainability landscape is rapidly shifting, leading to a diversification of sustainability tools and approaches, as well as an evolution of…
Posted on 23rd July 2018
According to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), at any given time in 2016, an estimated 40.3 million people were in modern slavery and one…
Posted on 19th July 2018
This year, ISEAL headed into the field to talk to certified small producers about the issues they face, their expectations of certification and their…
Posted on 9th July 2018
Businesses with ambitious sustainability commitments need to create compelling, evidence-based communication that demonstrates the results of their…
Posted on 29th June 2018
Sustainability standards and multi-stakeholder initiatives (MSIs) like Fairtrade International, Better Cotton Initiative, Rainforest Alliance and the…
Posted on 25th June 2018
In May 2018, 200 standards professionals and sustainability experts explored how we can make standards and certifications work better for the people…
Posted on 12th June 2018
ISEAL’s Global Sustainability Standards Conference kicked off with a field trip to Parque das Neblinas, an environmental reserve on top of Serra do…
Posted on 8th June 2018