Insight and analysis from ISEAL experts and the standards community

Recent decisions on evolving members

The sustainability landscape is rapidly shifting, leading to a diversification of sustainability tools and approaches, as well as an evolution of standards systems. Sustainability ...

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Blog Post - Martyn Cole - 11 Jul 2018 - 0 comments

Luis Fernando Guedes Pinto: A message for certification and standards systems

The ISEAL Conference is an opportunity for rich insights and reflections about the world of sustainability standards systems. For the first ...

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Blog Post - Luis Fernando - 26 Jun 2018 - 0 comments

Reviewing the ISEAL membership structure: consultation now open

ISEAL is proposing a revision of our membership structure and would like to hear your views. The consultation on the proposed entry and ...

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Blog Post - Patrick Mallet - 25 Jun 2018 - 0 comments

Addressing sustainability at scale

Landscape and jurisdictional approaches introduce alternative strategies to achieve sustainable practices at scale. If all products from a ...

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Blog Post - Patrick Mallet - 22 Jun 2018 - 0 comments

Bonsucro Production Standard for Smallholder Farmers Launched

Smallholder farmers are the crucial foundation of many sugarcane supplychains around the world. Until now, smallholder participation in ...

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Blog Post - Joe Woodruff - 13 Jun 2018 - 0 comments

The Union for Ethical BioTrade opens consultation on the Ethical BioTrade Standard

Every five years UEBT revises its standard. A revision process has now started and the standard is open for public consultation. Comments may be provided on the UEBT Standard, which includes a brief description ...

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Blog Post - jerida - 11 May 2018 - 0 comments

Catalysing action through digital innovations: Community Day 2018

We are well into a new age where technology and information are transforming our ways of working. Digital innovations will enable leaps in ...

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Blog Post - Ana Garzon - 27 Apr 2018 - 0 comments

Spreading the Wealth with social enterprise

Join us at the Social Enterprise Mark CIC annual conference in York on 6th & 7th June to get involved in discussions on how we can tackle inequality and build a fairer society with social enterprise. ...

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Blog Post - SophieSEM - 16 Apr 2018 - 0 comments

Data for good: Community day 2018

Data is revolutionising the world of sustainability standards, but with so many data projects underway, how can we facilitate collaboration ...

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Blog Post - Ana Garzon - 29 Mar 2018 - 0 comments

Geospatial data: A decision making foundation for sustainability standards

The importance of geospatial data is increasingly recognised within the sustainability standards community. Spatial information can be ...

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Blog Post - Elizabeth Kennedy - 27 Mar 2018 - 0 comments