Monthly Archives: December 2021

New Production Standard Approved

After a two-year development process, the new Bonsucro Production Standard was finalised this month and approved by Bonsucro’s Board of Directors on 17 December. The Bonsucro Production Standard is at the heart of everything Bonsucro does. It sets out a definition of what sustainable sugarcane production should look like, providing a comprehensive metric tool for […]

Environmental improvements and safer working conditions from Bonsucro certification

Bonsucro has published its latest annual Outcome Report. Despite challenging circumstances from the COVID-19 pandemic, Bonsucro and its members achieved some very positive outcomes. Each year, the secretariat analyses data from the Bonsucro calculator to evaluate and report on the impact of Bonsucro certification in mills and farms. Key highlights from this year’s report include: […]

Bonsucro joins the Global Living Wage Coalition Action Network

Bonsucro has joined the Global Living Wage Coalition’s (GLWC) Global Living Wage Action Network. The network is a hub for Living Wage activism, education, and advocacy. It brings together sustainability systems, researchers, and other organisations to implement and push for global Living Wage action.  Living wage is central to Bonsucro’s 2021-26 strategic plan. Speaking on the news, our CEO commented: “Bonsucro is very excited to join the Global Living Wage Coalition Action Network! Bonsucro’s 2021-26 […]