Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Birlik Tütün Pamuk Gıda Mad. Tic. Ve San. A.Ş. - Producer Group4 stars

Place, CountryKemalpaşa, Izmir, Turkey


Certified Productsfennel seedsfair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Group Operation
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeNormRating
3.1.1Transparent Adminstration and Relation with Producers2021
3.1.2Pricing and Producer Payments1618
3.1.3Non-discrimination and Gender Aspects1212
3.1.4Internal Control System1014
3.2.1Child Labour and Young Workers on Producer Farms68
3.2.2Working Conditions on Producer Farms88
3.4.1Commitment to and Management of Social Responsibility86
3.4.2Community Relations68
3.4.3Respecting Rights of Indigenous and Local Peoples44
3.6.1Fair Trade Policy and Producer Empowerment108
3.6.2Fair Trade Pricing1616
3.6.3Fair Trade Development Premium Administration and Use1814
3.6.4Accountable Trade Relations to Buyers1818
Total Score Group Operation155
Points Reached Last Year (Group Operation): 144
Environmental Criteria
ChapterContent of the IMO Environmental ProgrammeNormRating
3.5.1Internal Monitoring of Environmental Aspects03
3.5.2Environmental Performance of Producers2426
Total Score Environmental Criteria29
Points Reached Last Year (Environmental Criteria): 25
Social Impact
Social Impact & Special AchievementsFair for Life project of Birlik AS improves relations between client, group operator and individual farmers. It provides farmers and workers better income and income security, sustainability. Sustainability of Birlik AS projects become stronger with the combination of socio-economic relations.
Use of Fair Trade PremiumFT Premium paid for harvest 2015 has been used to purchase a machinery for compost centre which was mainly founded by Birlik A.Ş.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage105 %

Date of Certification
Last Update11.01.2017

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