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Operational Guidance

Reporting, Disclosure, and Claims

Guidance on good practice for company reporting against commitments related to the Accountability Framework’s scope, including regular public reporting, information disclosure, and claims about performance related to commitments The increasing…

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Supply Chain Management

…This Operational Guidance elaborates on the Accountability Framework Core Principles 4, 5, and 6 to provide companies that buy or source agricultural or forest commodities with guidance on effective supply…

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The Relationship Between Voluntary Commitments and Applicable Law

Guidance on how the implementation of voluntary commitments relates to international and national legal requirements The Accountability Framework provides guidance to companies on identification of potential environmental and social risks…

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Remediation and Access to Remedy

Framework’s Core Principle 9 to describe how companies can ensure proper remediation and access to remedy related to their supply chain commitments. This document focuses on remedy related to human…

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Monitoring and Verification

…Guidance elaborates norms and good practices on monitoring and verification (M&V) related to company commitments on topics within the Accountability Framework scope. It focuses on environmental and social outcomes associated…

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Environmental Restoration and Compensation

Guidance on how companies should address environmental restoration and compensation related to their no-deforestation and no-conversion commitments This Operational Guidance elaborates on the Accountability Framework’s Core Principles 1.1, 1.2, and…

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Smallholder Inclusion in Ethical Supply Chains

Guidance on how companies may facilitate smallholder inclusion in ethical supply chains through contextualized implementation of supply chain commitments This Operational Guidance elaborates on several of the Accountability Framework’s Core…

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Free, Prior and Informed Consent

Requirements, best practices, and practical considerations for companies to fulfill their obligation to secure the Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities This guidance…

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Achieving Commitments Through Collaboration

Guidance on how companies can fulfil voluntary commitments and support broader positive impacts through multi-stakeholder collaboration, including in landscape, jurisdictional, and sectoral initiatives This document provides guidance on how…

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Cutoff Dates

Guidance for setting cutoff dates for no-deforestation and no-conversion commitments This document provides guidance on how companies should set or adopt cutoff dates for no-deforestation and no-conversion commitments, as…

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