Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Jalles Machado S/A - FFL5 stars

Place, CountryGoianésia - Goiás, Brazil


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Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
New modules
ChapterContent of the Fair For Life - Social & Fair Trade ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values1818
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy2415
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions250189
4Respect of the Environment182158
5Local Development and Community Relations1110
6Trading and Supply chain relations3622
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2519
9Managing Certification and Performance2519
Total Score New modules471
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsJalles Machado was founded in 1980 with a social mission: generate more jobs and income for Goianésia-GO. The company constantly invests in technology and innovation. It is likewise reference in quality, environmental preservation, social responsibility, besides of being present in more than 20 countries with the brand Itajá. Jalles Machado has certifications that guarantee the business promote sustainability, based on those three core areas: environmental protection, economic and social development. The valorization of the human being and the promotion of the sustainable development are company biggest pillars. Their greatest capital is their employees, because they are who make the difference in their business. Therefore, they do value each one and provide several programs on their benefit.
The following are the programs to which the FFL Development Fund applies to:
*Essay Contest: To encourage reading and writing, the Foundation promotes the Writing Contest “Dr. Otávio - Dream Builder”. Held in partnership with the Goianésia Regional Education Office, it offers several prizes for students and teachers, whereas for the winner a scholarship of 25 thousand reais (approximately USD 7.709,05).
*Soccer School: The Jalles Machado Sports Association has, since 1997, a soccer school. Currently, it has around 300 students, from 7 to 15 years old. Its players compete for local and regional championships. It is a social project that does not aim to develop great athletes, even though, handful talents have already been discovered there, and hired for Brazilian professional sport teams such as Goianésia Sport Team, Vila Nova, Goiás, Atlético Goiano and Grêmio.
*Vegetable Garden: The company maintains an organic vegetable garden and supply it as a donation to the Municipal Day Care Center (CMEI) through social assistance department.
*Dentition Projects: The project aim is to avoid dental diseases, carrying out educational actions with children at schools and other citys institutions.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage85 %

Date of Certification
Last Update06.12.2017

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