Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Terra Plc.4 stars

Place, CountryAddis Ababa, Ethiopia


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Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Hired Labour
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeNormRating
2.1.1No Forced Labour1212
2.1.2Freedom of Association and Right to Collective Bargaining3028
2.1.3No Child Labour and Protection of Young Workers22
2.1.4Transparent and Human Disciplinary Practices1010
2.1.5Equal Treatment and Opportunities1416
2.1.6Health and Safety5049
2.2.1Contracts and Good Relation between Employer and Workforce1414
2.2.3Social Security and Social Benefits1818
2.2.4Working Hours and Paid Leave2828
2.2.5Regular Employment68
2.3.1Commitment and Management of Social Responsibility1414
2.3.2Community Relations64
2.3.3Respecting Rights of Indigenous and Local Peoples66
2.3.4Animal Rights66
2.5.1Accountable Trade Relations with Buyers1414
2.5.2Fair Trade Policy and Worker Empowerment88
2.5.3Fair Trade Pricing88
2.5.4Fair Trade Development Premium Administration and Use43
Total Score Hired Labour264
Points Reached Last Year (Hired Labour): 264
Environmental Criteria
ChapterContent of the IMO Environmental ProgrammeNormRating
2.4.1Water Conservation and Water/Air Polution1214
2.4.2Energy Management and Climate Change810
2.4.3Ecosystem Management1214
2.4.4Waste Management67
Total Score Environmental Criteria45
Points Reached Last Year (Environmental Criteria): 46
Social Impact
Social Impact & Special AchievementsThe core values of Terra are based on respect of basic rights, providing socially responsive working condition, protecting the environment and applying fair trading practices as briefly given below:
• Basic rights
- Providing a safe and healthy working environment to employees
- No child labour
- Promoting gender equality, respecting women’s rights and acknowledging women’s contribution and equal remuneration with male partners for equal works
• Social responsibility and working conditions
- Fair wages adapted to local labour and market conditions and remuneration of overtime works
- Granting and respecting rest periods to workers during the day and on Sundays
- Regular training of employees in accordance with the specific needs of the company (organic and biodynamic farming, modern farming techniques, first aid, entrepreneurship, Kaisen Management, etc.) and enabling participation in seminars and workshops
- Provide social benefits, including but not limited to, pension scheme, full medical coverage, assistance to worker’s credit association, facilitating and promoting traditional self-help associations and implementation social events
• Environmental aspects
- Providing safe habitat for wild animals and birds within farm premises
- Application of adapted water and energy saving methods and technologies
• Fair Trade
- Provision of financial data to customer to enable transparent price setting
- Maintain transparent relationship with Fair Trade Partner based on trust, mutual respect and cooperation.
Use of Fair Trade PremiumTo be worked out before export of next batch.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage102 %

Date of Certification
Last Update11.10.2017

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