Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Agro Paracas S.A. - FL4 stars

Place, CountryPisco, Peru

Certified Productsasparagus greenfor life logo
Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
New modules
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values88
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy2615
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions239155
4Respect of the Environment184130
5Local Development and Community Relations1412
6Trading and Supply chain relations1511
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer1410
9Managing Certification and Performance2520
Total Score New modules361
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsAGROPARACAS is a company dedicated to the processing and marketing of fresh asparagus, which has been working under the social responsibility scheme for several years and together with its suppliers have been implementing a system of continuous improvement in favor of its employees. They consider that the active participation of their collaborators is essential for the decision of the projects to execute. Their main objective is to improve the cultural and social conditions of their collaborators, who make possible the growth of the company with their work.
It has also been involved in community support through its social projection activities, which is carried out internally and externally. In such a way to benefit the education and the health of their collaborators and of their communities, respecting the criteria of Fair Trade and the economic fund destined for the realization of said projects.
In the present management, the company has an area of ​​well-being and medical attention that has been developing campaigns of medical care, attention and psychological counseling, among others. They are concerned about making general diagnoses, in order to implement Social Projects as a response to the problem of highest priority in the community most inhabited by workers.
The PAMA (Environmental Adjustment Program) has been implemented, linking them with the socially disadvantaged urban populations to help insert into the export production and services network. In the company they are careful to avoid: the alteration of air quality and noise, the quality of soils and the amount of groundwater. On top of that, they have implemented a solid waste management plan.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage76 %

Date of Certification
Last Update03.04.2018

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