13 results for Apply the Framework

Operational Guidance

Reporting, Disclosure, and Claims

…to supply chain commitments, not claims related to company use of or adherence to the Accountability Framework itself. Since the Framework is not a compliance standard and does not include…

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Supply Chain Management

…company’s commitments, and be consistent with the Accountability Framework Definitions and Core Principles. For instance, metrics for assessing deforestation risk should follow the Framework’s definition of deforestation, while metrics related…

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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

…proper FPIC process. This section provides an overview of these key minimum elements, as distilled from numerous laws, voluntary standards, initiatives, guidelines, and frameworks on FPIC, human rights, and ethical…

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Achieving Commitments Through Collaboration

…other sections of the Accountability Framework outline ways in which companies may work with other stakeholders to achieve their supply chain commitments, including through broader adoption of responsible production and…

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Cutoff Dates

…are those that apply to a dominant portion (if not all) of the given sector/geography context. Thus, for example, the cutoff date defined in the Brazil Soy Moratorium is considered…

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