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Company Landscape Engagement for Cocoa Sustainability

Company Landscape Engagement for Cocoa Sustainability

1 February 2023

This paper is part of a global study on private sector engagement at landscape and jurisdictional scale and is conducted by the Tropical Forest Alliance (TFA) in collaboration with Proforest, CDP and others.

The study aims to advance understanding of landscape and jurisdictional approaches as a key corporate strategy towards nature-positive businesses and to map the way forward to mobilise more private sector action and multi-stakeholder collaboration at scale.

Categories: Landscapes, Cocoa

Guidance on Engagement Principles for the National Oil Palm Strategy and Action Plan of Liberia

Guidance on Engagement Principles for the National Oil Palm Strategy and Action Plan of Liberia

18 January 2023

Agriculture is the predominant source of livelihoods for over 70% of Liberia’s population. Palm oil is one of the most important agricultural commodities for export. Together with rubber, cocoa and coffee, they account for about 34% of Liberia’s GDP. The government of Liberia has prioritised palm oil production as one of the most important industries for the future and there is interest from global companies who have committed to invest around USD 6 billion.

Categories: Production Landscape Programmes, Landscapes, Africa, Palm oil

Engaging with Landscape Initiatives: A practical guide for supply chain companies in Indonesia

Engaging with Landscape Initiatives: A practical guide for supply chain companies in Indonesia

16 January 2023

This guide collates our learning on where and how supply chain companies can most effectively engage with these landscape initiatives to help meet their commitments, recognising the different roles and participation of other stakeholders in the process.

Categories: Production Landscape Programmes, Landscapes, Southeast Asia

Menciptakan Hubungan Industrialyang Harmonis Melalui Lembaga Kerjasama Bipartit

Menciptakan Hubungan Industrialyang Harmonis Melalui Lembaga Kerjasama Bipartit

9 January 2023

The document is a guidance for companies in Indonesia that aim to develop bipartite agreements.

Categories: Southeast Asia, Palm oil, Bahasa Indonesia

EU Regulation on Deforestation-Free Products: Operational Guidance for Cocoa Producers and Importers

EU Regulation on Deforestation-Free Products: Operational Guidance for Cocoa Producers and Importers

22 December 2022

Proforest has developed an operational guidance for cocoa producers and importers to support the implementation of the upcoming EU regulation on deforestation-free products.

Categories: Supporting companies, Cocoa

EU Regulation on Deforestation-Free Products: Reference Document for Cocoa Producers and Importers

EU Regulation on Deforestation-Free Products: Reference Document for Cocoa Producers and Importers

22 December 2022

In this reference document, Proforest synthesises existing best practices and tools for conducting supply chain Deforestation Due Diligence in the cocoa sector and identifies key unanswered questions for regulators and companies.

Categories: Supporting companies, Cocoa

Gender and social inclusion strategy for the Asunafo-Asutifi Production Landscape

Gender and social inclusion strategy for the Asunafo-Asutifi Production Landscape

21 December 2022

The objective is to promote gender and social inclusion actions in the identified Hotspot Intervention Areas (HIAs) in the Asunafo-Asutifi landscape in the Ahafo region of Ghana. This is to ensure a gender responsive forest landscape that gives equal voice, access, participation and influence for diverse women and men, mostly in the implementation of the ongoing Ghana Cocoa Forest REDD+ Programme (GCFPR) and other future natural resources projects and programmes in the landscape.

Categories: Production Landscape Programmes, Landscapes, Africa

Review and Analysis of Key Policies and Institutional Framework Governing Deforestation and Associated Social Issues in the Tree Crop Sector of Liberia

Review and Analysis of Key Policies and Institutional Framework Governing Deforestation and Associated Social Issues in the Tree Crop Sector of Liberia

20 December 2022

The overall aim of this study was to identify existing laws, policies and strategies on the cultivation of selected tree crops (cocoa, natural rubber, palm oil and timber) linked to deforestation, child labour, forced labour, land rights, and smallholder inclusion in Liberia.

Categories: Production Landscape Programmes, Landscapes, Africa

Gender and Social inclusion in Production Landscapes

Gender and Social inclusion in Production Landscapes

21 November 2022

A case study of the Asunafo-Asutifi Landscape in the Ahafo Region of Ghana

Category: Africa

Verified Deforestation and Conversion-free Methodology

Verified Deforestation and Conversion-free Methodology

15 November 2022

Generic Deforestation and Conversion Free Methodology

Categories: Responsible Sourcing & Production Briefings, International

How good supplier engagement can contribute to delivering on sustainability commitments

How good supplier engagement can contribute to delivering on sustainability commitments

25 October 2022

Proforest guidance on supplier engagement for responsible sourcing

Category: Responsible Sourcing & Production Briefings

Landscape Reporting Framework

Landscape Reporting Framework

9 September 2022

Introducing a framework for companies to report on progress made in delivering positive impacts for people, nature and climate, within landscape initiatives.

Categories: Production Landscape Programmes, Landscapes

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