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Core Principles

Specification of Commitments

Commitments apply broadly to a company’s operations, sourcing, and financing, include time-bound targets and milestones, apply common definitions, and comply with applicable law. To compare your company’s commitments with the

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Respect for human rights

…with the Accountability Framework, see the Commitment Self-Assessment Tool. 2.1 Respect for all human rights 2.2 Respect for the rights of indigenous peoples and local communities 2.3 Respect for workers’…

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Land acquisition, land use planning, and site development

…Principle 2.2). Companies seeking to develop or acquire interests in land – and those that support or finance such activities – are most directly responsible for applying these practices. Downstream…

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Collaboration for landscape and sectoral sustainability

…in the agriculture and forestry sectors, as well as relevant associations, industry groups, and government actors to follow the elements of the Accountability Framework. 10.7 Company-supported advocacy and governmental engagement…

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Supply chain assessment and traceability

…processed materials are assessed for non-compliance or risk of non-compliance with company commitments, applicable law related to the Accountability Framework’s scope, and adverse impacts to internationally-recognized human rights. If risk…

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Land management and long-term protection

…are most directly responsible for applying this Principle. Downstream companies linked to the subject areas ensure that these practices are instituted across their supplier base. 8.1 Companies that own or…

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Protection of forests and other natural ecosystems

Framework, see the Commitment Self-Assessment Tool. 1.1 No-deforestation supply chains and protection of forests 1.2 No-conversion supply chains and protection of other natural ecosystems Companies commit to eliminating deforestation from…

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Managing for supply chain compliance

…accordance with their commitments and the applicable sections of the Accountability Framework. 6.2 Buyers that maintain long-term or recurring buying relationships with producers or primary processors support these suppliers to…

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