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Sector Programme Sustainability Governance in Global Value Chains

Global circle Country: Multinational Cooperation

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Duration

February 2017 – December 2020 

Objective

The programme aims to:

  • strive for more sustainable supply chains in selected sectors (palm oil, cocoa, sugar commodities, fishery)
  • utilise ‘Sustainability standards Comparison Tool’ to assess and compare sustainability standards

Programme Description

The programme hosts several multi-stakeholder initiatives and activities. It strives for more sustainable supply chains in selected sectors (palm oil, cacao, agrar commodities, and fishery). Part of the programme is furthermore the “sustainability standards comparison tool”, an IT-based concept allowing the assessment and comparison of sustainability standards. Regarding field of intervention, leverage points for changes on the demand side of global supply chains are corporate buying practices, coordination of sustainability requirements and better-informed buying decisions in public and private procurement.

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Contact Person

Mr. Philipp Schukat
Programme Director
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit

Tel: +49 6196 79-6120
Email: philipp.schukat@giz.de

2017-10-04T13:41:36+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Multinational Cooperation, Others|