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Benchmarking is a critical activity within ISEAL, helping us to ensure that sustainability standards are credible, effective and bringing about the…
Posted on 13th February 2018
At the Global Sustainability Standards Conference last year, Dr Nyagoy Nyong’o, Executive Director of Fairtrade Africa, spoke about how…
Posted on 26th January 2018
ISEAL have released a legal opinion on ‘WTO (World Trade Organisation) Conformity of Private Sustainability Standards and the ISEAL Standard-Setting…
Posted on 24th January 2018
Continual improvement’ has become one of 2017’s buzzwords in sustainability circles – from serving as the theme of Sedex’s conference in April, to…
Posted on 6th December 2017
With policy-makers increasingly looking at sustainable value chains as the economic drivers behind the global sustainability agenda, new partnerships…
Posted on 10th November 2017
A Global Coffee Platform report at the end of a four-year public-private partnership supporting small-scale coffee growers in Tanzania, finds a…
Posted on 7th November 2017
We are pleased to announce that Textile Exchange has been accepted as an Associate Member of ISEAL, joining a growing number of initiatives that are…
Posted on 25th October 2017
The potential for sustainable trade to be a catalyst for socially and environmentally sound development on the African continent is enormous. How can…
Posted on 16th October 2017
It is increasingly common wisdom that we’re not going to achieve our collective global sustainability goals by certifying the good practices of every…
Posted on 26th September 2017
In an age of multiplicity of approaches to sustainability, the question arises time and again of which of these embody credibility and deliver impact…
Posted on 22nd September 2017