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    Seventy-five signatures endorse Dutch sustainable textile agreement

    05 July 2016

    The Dutch Agreement on a Sustainable Garment and Textile Sector was signed by Solidaridad and a broad coalition of 57 textile brands and retailers, plus their representative organizations, trade union
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    Bangladeshi leaders commend efforts for sustainable trade in safe fruits and vegetables

    21 June 2016

    Sector leaders at a national multi-stakeholder workshop stressed the importance of multilateral cooperation for optimizing the production and marketing of safe fruits and vegetables in local and inter
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    Solidaridad joins hands with Malaysian Palm Oil Board to promote sustainability

    17 June 2016

    The Malaysian Palm Oil Board and Solidaridad Network have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to provide support to Malaysian palm oil companies in identifying and addressing sustainability ris
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    Smallholder programme reaches 17,500 farmers in Honduras

    08 June 2016

    Sustainable farming methods, efficient production and high standards in occupational health and safety are important criteria which sustainable palm oil plantations need to fulfill.
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    Top brands failing on cotton sustainability

    03 June 2016

    The majority of international companies using most cotton globally are failing to deliver on cotton sustainability according to new independent research published today by Pesticide Action Network (PA
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    Solidaridad reaches record number of producers in 2015

    31 May 2016

    According to the recently published Annual Report 2015, Solidaridad supported close to 1.5 million producers last year.
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    Solidaridad launches Women in Cocoa & Chocolate Network

    26 May 2016

    “Each woman should lift up another woman”, Madame Toure-Litsé stated during the launch of the Women in Cocoa & Chocolate (WINCC) network.
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    Sustainable and inclusive palm oil supply chains need more than traceability

    19 May 2016

    Dutch organizations are working together to make sure only sustainably produced palm oil reaches the Dutch market.
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    New European partnership for responsible minerals founded

    12 May 2016

    Today in Brussels, Solidaridad signed a new partnership with governments, companies and civil society organizations to support activities for increasing the supply of and demand for responsibly-source
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    Solidaridad facilitates cross-regional collaboration for the tea sector

    26 April 2016

    Sustainability in the tea sector has been developed from a western packer’s perspective so far and producers need to develop an alternative narrative - this time from the perspective of Asia.
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