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Global and Local Perspectives on Advancing Human Rights Due Diligence Podcast 19 Feb 2024 Human Rights Global and Local Perspectives on Advancing Human Rights Due Diligence In this podcast episode, tune into a live conversation between Maria Isabel Cubides Sanchez, Senior Manager of Sustainability at The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), and Tomoya Obokata, UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery,...
New SSCI Benchmark Consultation Opens for Florverde News Update 19 Feb 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative New SSCI Benchmark Consultation Opens for Florverde The Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is delighted to announce the opening of a stakeholder consultation for Florverde® Sustainable Flowers (FSF), as it advances to the final stages in the SSCI Benchmark process. Florverde’s FSF...
Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Welcomes New Member The Schörghuber Group News Update 14 Feb 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Welcomes New Member The Schörghuber Group The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) has been pleased to welcome a new member, The Schörghuber Group, bringing the Coalition’s membership to 22 CGF members committed to building trust in the...
SSCI Webinar Driving Sustainability Excellence: Insights from Dr. Yogendra Chaudhry Webinar 06 Feb 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative SSCI Webinar Driving Sustainability Excellence: Insights from Dr. Yogendra Chaudhry
FSSC 24000 Achieves SSCI Recognition Press Release 26 Jan 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative FSSC 24000 Achieves SSCI Recognition PARIS, 26 January 2024 – The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is pleased to announce that Foundation FSSC has successfully completed the SSCI Benchmarking process and achieved SSCI Recognition for their FSSC 24000 Scheme.
Recruiting Experts to Perform Environmental Benchmarks for Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative News Update 23 Jan 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Recruiting Experts to Perform Environmental Benchmarks for Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative The Consumer Goods Forum is currently seeking to recruit experts to perform benchmarks for the Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI). The present call for experts is open for the recruitment of a new Benchmark Leader...
Thai Union is Driving Alignment and Improvement in the Seafood Sector Using the SSCI Benchmark Tool Case Study 18 Jan 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Thai Union is Driving Alignment and Improvement in the Seafood Sector Using the SSCI Benchmark Tool Seafood is one of the most traded commodities in the world and also one of the largest industries, with the sector employing at least 260 million workers worldwide. However, it is one of the most at-risk industries from a social sustainability perspective.
amfori Applies for SSCI Benchmarking Press Release 16 Jan 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative amfori Applies for SSCI Benchmarking PARIS, 16 January 2024 — The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is pleased to announce it has received a benchmarking application from amfori Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI). The application marks amfori’s...
The Imperative for Holistic Corporate Responsibility: Tackling Worker Rights Violations and Climate Crisis Together Blog 10 Dec 2023 Human Rights The Imperative for Holistic Corporate Responsibility: Tackling Worker Rights Violations and Climate Crisis Together #CloserThanYouThink: Why we’re calling for urgent action on forced labour for Human Rights Day 2023 Despite much progress, there has been a record level of worker rights violations around the world this year, according to...
The Sustainable Retail Summit 2023 Executive Summary Publication 21 Nov 2023 Environmental Sustainability The Sustainable Retail Summit 2023 Executive Summary
Rainforest Alliance Applies for SSCI Benchmarking Press Release 21 Nov 2023 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative Rainforest Alliance Applies for SSCI Benchmarking PARIS, 21 November 2023 — The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is pleased to announce it has received an application from Rainforest Alliance submitting its Sustainable Agriculture Standard for the SSCI Benchmarking...
New SSCI Benchmark Consultation Opens for FSSC 24000 News Update 20 Nov 2023 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative New SSCI Benchmark Consultation Opens for FSSC 24000 The Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is delighted to announce the opening of a stakeholder consultation for FSSC 24000, as it advances to the final stages in the SSCI Benchmark process. Foundation FSSC’s FSSC 24000...
SSCI Part III — Environmental Benchmarking Criteria | Scope Primary Production Publication 18 Oct 2023 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative SSCI Part III — Environmental Benchmarking Criteria | Scope Primary Production
Roundtable Insights on Advancing the Responsible Recruitment of Migrant Workers in Southeast Asia News Update 21 Sep 2023 Human Rights Roundtable Insights on Advancing the Responsible Recruitment of Migrant Workers in Southeast Asia KUALA LUMPUR, September 2023 – In collaboration with the Institute for Human Rights and Business, and the Responsible Labor Initiative, an initiative of the Responsible Business Alliance, the Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Human Rights Coalition...
SSCI Launches Synergy Tool With ITC to Improve Benchmarking Process for Sustainability Standards News Update 20 Jun 2023 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative SSCI Launches Synergy Tool With ITC to Improve Benchmarking Process for Sustainability Standards The Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) from The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is pleased to announce the launch of a joint Synergy Tool with ITC, the International Trade Centre, to help align the efforts of...
HRC and AIM-Progress Host Webinar on the Repayment of Worker-Paid Recruitment Fees with Case Studies From Top Glove and Sime Darby News Update 13 Jun 2023 Social Sustainability HRC and AIM-Progress Host Webinar on the Repayment of Worker-Paid Recruitment Fees with Case Studies From Top Glove and Sime Darby On 22nd May, The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Human Rights Coalition (HRC) hosted a webinar in collaboration with its partner, AIM-Progress, on practical examples of how businesses can repay Worker-paid recruitment fees. The webinar was...