In the frame of the EU LIFE project „Biodiversity in Standards and Labels for the Food Sector“, the Global Nature Fund, member of the Action Alliance for Sustainable Bananas, just published recommendations to improve biodiversity protection directed to standard organisations as well as companies of the food sector with own sourcing requirements. They should support the management of standards and companies in the efforts to improve biodiversity performance as well as those persons responsible for the revision of standard criteria and for companies sourcing rules, persons responsible for product quality and sustainability coordinators.
An English version can be downloaded here.
The recommendations will be presented on February 15 at the BIOFACH exhibition in Nuremberg and on March 1, 2018 in Brussels at the conference “Sourcing while respecting biodiversity: the case of food”. Information about the two events can be found here.