Proforest is a unique, non-profit group. We support companies, governments, civil society and other organisations to work towards the responsible production and sourcing of agricultural and forest commodities.
At Proforest we’re passionate about helping people produce and source agricultural and forest commodities responsibly. That’s why we support companies throughout supply chains to have positive social and environmental outcomes in the places where commodities are produced.
Our work supports agricultural commodity production and sourcing that can deliver positive social and environmental outcomes. This means working with producers and supply chains to have positive impacts for the people and places where commodities are produced.
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The Tropical Forest Alliance Africa Palm Oil Initiative
The Tropical Forest Alliance Africa Palm Oil Initiative’s (APOI) vision is a prosperous palm oil industry which brings jobs and wealth to…
Evaluation of the FLEGT/VPA Legality Assurance Scheme
The VPAs are bilateral agreements between producing countries and the EU that sets out the commitments and actions of both parties to tackle…
Bringing a gender-sensitive approach to our High Conservation Value assessments
Our Africa team has led the way in embedding gender sensitive methodologies in our field work