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1. Statement of commitment 5.1.1.vtt
2020 Sustainable Agriculture Standard
Gender Equality, Grievance mechanism, Management, Risk assessment and management plan
Assess & address, Child labor, Discrimination, Forced labor, Gender equality, Workplace harassment
Certificate Holders, Certification Bodies, IMS staff, Rainforest Alliance staff, Technical assistants/consultants
Ms Alexandra Channer de Renzy
13 September 21
What is required
Making a commitment to assess-and-address is part of mandatory Core
Who does it apply to?
Management of any group, large farm
or individually certified farm
What must you do?
• Commit to assess-and-address child
labor, forced labor, discrimination
and workplace violence and
• Communicate your commitment to
workers/members in writing
What is optional?
• The template is optional.
When or how often must you do this?
• Year O of certification
• Amend only when necessary