Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Agro Roca S.A.4 stars

Place, CountryViedma, Argentina

Certified Productspears, applesfair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Hired Labour
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeNormRating
2.1.1No Forced Labour1213
2.1.2Freedom of Association and Right to Collective Bargaining3030
2.1.3No Child Labour and Protection of Young Workers22
2.1.4Transparent and Human Disciplinary Practices1013
2.1.5Equal Treatment and Opportunities1414
2.1.6Health and Safety6051
2.2.1Contracts and Good Relation between Employer and Workforce1415
2.2.3Social Security and Social Benefits2422
2.2.4Working Hours and Paid Leave3232
2.2.5Regular Employment1214
2.3.1Commitment and Management of Social Responsibility1412
2.3.2Community Relations610
2.3.3Respecting Rights of Indigenous and Local Peoples67
2.3.4Animal Rights44
2.5.1Accountable Trade Relations with Buyers45
2.5.2Fair Trade Policy and Worker Empowerment42
2.5.4Fair Trade Development Premium Administration and Use22
Total Score Hired Labour276
Environmental Criteria
ChapterContent of the IMO Environmental ProgrammeNormRating
2.4.1Water Conservation and Water/Air Polution1214
2.4.2Energy Management and Climate Change813
2.4.3Ecosystem Management1821
2.4.4Waste Management66
Total Score Environmental Criteria54
Social Impact
Social Impact & Special AchievementsBy initiating the Fair Trade project, Agro Roca hopes to achieve a joint effort with a common goal, involving all the parts of the process: packaging and production, importing, client, society and their environment. The creation of a committee that represents all parties, and working together, can foster new dialogues, new ideas and a general improvement of the social environment. Likewise, the labor relations and the sence of belonging is strengthened, the worker feels that besides obtaining a salary and just conditions, something more is achieved for them and the society. They hope to develop the spirit of participation and collaboration of all parties. The project allows them to develop skills for dialogue, conflict resolution, observation of the environment and society, and to achieve an involvement in other extra work activities.Being part of this joint project positions the workers involved in another perspective, having an active participation in a project together with the company, and not only being one of many workers, who complies with work instructions. With this integration, new ideas can emerge that improve the performance of society as a whole.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage104 %

Date of Certification
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