New! “Promoting responsible and sustainable sourcing through Fair Trade”

In this section, you may find new materials that have been published on the topic of “Promoting responsible and sustainable sourcing through Fair Trade”, since the date of the event. We continually select major new publications and articles that add up to the policy points discussed in this briefing.

Influencing Sustainable Sourcing Decisions in Agri-Food Supply Chains
International Trade Centre, September 2016

Sustainability initiatives are more effective and efficient when they fully engage the middle tiers of supply chains. Those creating sustainability initiatives (a standards-setting organization, government or company) will find useful guidance, including corporate approaches to sustainable sourcing, the influence of sustainability standards, and case studies on how intermediaries help expand sustainable production globally.