Western and Central Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
This guide sets out the issues companies need to take into consideration when planning and implementing a sustainable sourcing strategy, with particular focus on developing a sustainable supply chain. Illustrating the main challenges in developing sustainable supply chains, it develops a set of actions and strategic responses to support businesses in dealing with sustainability issues along the supply chain.The collaborating partners to this joint publication are: the International Trade Centre, the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI) Platform, the CSL Learning Platform of IMD's Global Center for Sustainability Leadership (CSL), and the Sustainable Trade Initiative.The BSR, the Sedex Information Exchange and the Sustainable Food Laboratory also contributed to the development of the guide and are supporting its outreach.
Publication Date: 14 Mar. 2013