We believe in joint work and the union of efforts to accelerate the positive changes that the world needs.
The Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 is a global public-private partnership in which partners take voluntary actions, individually and in combination, to reduce the tropical deforestation associated with the sourcing of commodities such as palm oil, soy, beef, and paper and pulp.
TFA 2020 and its partner countries, companies and civil society organizations work together to:
Improve planning and management related to tropical forest conservation, agricultural land use and land tenure
Share best practices for tropical forest and ecosystem conservation and commodity production, including working with smallholder farmers and other producers on sustainable agricultural intensification, promoting the use of degraded lands and reforestation
Provide expertise and knowledge to assist with the development of commodity and processed-commodity markets that promote the conservation of tropical forests
Improve monitoring of tropical deforestation and forest degradation to measure progress
Why we are a member of the TFA 2020
TFA 2020 is the global platform for companies, governments and civil society organizations to exchange information and collaborate on actions to reduce deforestation in the tropics. By being a member of TFA 2020, SAN can learn from other organizations and contribute to the many ongoing efforts to prevent furthers losses of tropical forests.
ISEAL Alliance represents the global movement of sustainability standards and works closely with governments, businesses and NGOs to drive improvements and transform places and industries. SAN has been an ISEAL member for years, contributing to strengthen the standard’s community with innovative and credible approaches.
ISEAL is integrated by diverse organizations that aim to:
Deliver credibility expertise
Measure and share impacts
Catalyse improvements and scalable solutions
Build support for credible standards.
Why we are a member of the ISEAL Alliance
Sustainability standards are useful tools to transform agriculture. We have more than 20 years of experience in certification and developing standard systems so we have a good amount of knowledge and lessons to share. Through the ISEAL Innovation Fund SAN is also able to build other solutions and drive positive changes on the ground.
Juice CSR Platform
The Juice CSR Platform is a vision-driven Platform offering a space for collaboration and continuous improvement where all sector and supply chain stakeholders are included. The Platform enables stakeholders to work together to find solutions to common CSR-related opportunities, challenges and concerns.
The Juice CSR platform’s overall objective is to support, guide and inspire juice stakeholders to integrate CSR throughout the supply chain through promotion of:
A common understanding and agreement on CSR in the fruit juice industry, including areas to collaborate and ways to track progress.
Enhanced performance on addressing social, environmental and economic concerns creating shared value throughout the supply chain.
Greater visibility of CSR and sustainability eﬀorts in the fruit juice sector.
Why we are a member of the Juice CSR Platform
SAN and its members have worked on sustainability challenges in the tropical fruit sector for two decades and have significant experience to bring to the exchange of knowledge and information in the juice sector. By engaging in this platform, we hope to share the field-focused experience of SAN members to support the development of collaborative solutions.