RSPO SCCS 2015 Witness Assessment of DNV GL Business Assurance Zertifizierung und Umweltgutachter GmbH

Announcements, 03 August 2015

ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS Witness assessment of DNV GL Business Assurance Zertifizierung und Umweltgutachter GmbH from 27.08.2015 to 28.08.2015

RSSF funding on HCV Assessment for smallholders on high risk HCV areas

Announcements, 31 July 2015

At the recent 9th RSSF Panel meeting, a decision was made to set aside an allocation to support HCV assessment on areas identified as high risk HCV area for smallholder group (Independent Smallholders).

RSPO Endorsed RSPO SCC Training Course

Announcements, 30 July 2015

The following SCC Training Course will be organised by David Ogg as Day 1 is ideal for the industry to learn about the SCC requirements.

The 16th CTF and 29th Biodiversity and High Conservation Value working group meetings

Announcements, 30 July 2015

The RSPO Complaints Task Force is revising the RSPO Remediation and Compensation Procedures, one of the items on the agenda for its upcomign meeting early August.

Update for New Planting Procedure (NPP) Public Consultation (3rd August - 2nd October 2015)

Announcements, 30 July 2015

It has been 5 years since the RSPO New Plantings Procedure (NPP) was first developed, and it is timely for the NPP to be updated to reflect relevant and important changes in the revised RSPO Principles & Criteria 2013. There is also a need to consolidate the different elements of the NPP (now found in separate documents) into a single coherent document to ensure that it provides the clarity and guidance required by RSPO members.

Announcement: Generic Checklist for audits against RSPO P&C 2013

Announcements, 29 July 2015

The RSPO Secretariat is pleased to announce that a generic audit checklist with the title of “Generic Checklist for Audits against RSPO P&C 2013” has been developed in order to support and provide guidance to auditors in assessing compliance of each requirement.

RSPO Open Day in Ghana

Announcements, 21 July 2015

In conjunction with the Africa Sustainable Palm Oil Forum (29 September 2015), RSPO will be organising an RSPO Open Day on 28 & 30 September 2015 in Accra, Ghana.

RSPO P&C 2015 Witness Assessment of Intertek Certification International Sdn Bhd (former Moody Int. Malaysia)

Announcements, 01 July 2015

ASI will conduct an RSPO P&C Witness assessment of Intertek Certification International Sdn Bhd (former Moody Int. Malaysia) from 06.07.2015 to 10.07.2015.

Certification in Latin America

Announcements, 29 June 2015

The recent public consultation on “RSPO’s Management System Requirements and Guidance for Group Certification of FFB production”, held in Bogotá (Colombia), elicited a solid response with more than 40 attendees including oil palm growers, millers, and social and environmental NGOs from 6 countries.

RSPO FFB Legality and Traceability Task Force (FLTTF)

Announcements, 23 June 2015

The RSPO FLTTF is calling for representation from the following stakeholder groups