Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Asuncion Export - Plantation and Processing Unit4 stars

Place, CountrySan Bartolomé m.A. Sacatepéquez, Guatemala


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Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
New modules
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values1010
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy3020
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions241181
4Respect of the Environment177116
5Local Development and Community Relations1611
6Trading and Supply chain relations2013
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2116
9Managing Certification and Performance4636
Total Score New modules421
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsAsunción Export is a company working with the approach of social responsibility and they take care that all their workers get minimum wages and more social benefits than established by the law. The workers feel well in the company, as it provides them work with fair wages. There is a cordial contact between them and the management, they have clean, tidy and safe working areas, furthermore the company hires persons subject of social exclusion because of their origin (natives). The company has an impact on the nearby communities, supporting education, healthcare and recreation. In conclusion you can say that it is a company with principles and social responsibility and that they are willing to make substantial changes when it comes to improve the conditions of life of their workers. This year the company has donated economical firewood stoves, modules to cook corn (Nixtamaleras) and water filters to clean water for use to the producers, furthermore they have implemented a rotatory fund to provide micro credits for women in 2 producer groups (ADIAP and Grupo Flor de América).

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage77 %

Date of Certification
Last Update08.01.2019

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