Sustainability Exchange

ITC, International Trade Centre

e-mail icon
Facebook icon
Twitter icon
LinkedIn icon
Personal

Organisation profile

The International Trade Centre (ITC) is the joint agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations. Our aim is for businesses in developing countries to become more competitive in global markets, speeding economic development and contributing to the achievement of the United Nations’ Global Goals for sustainable development. ITC's mission is to foster sustainable economic development and contribute to achieving the United Nations Global Goals for sustainable development in developing countries and transition economies through trade and international business development. In sum, we seek to promote trade impact for good.

Contact information
Acronym: 
ITC
Year of establishment: 
1964
Telephone: 
(41-22) 730 01 11
Full address: 
54-56 rue de Montbrillant, Geneva
Website:
Expertise
Working language(s):
English, Spanish, French
Expertise in Sustainability *:
Training and capacity building
Smallholders
Marketing & trade
Marginalised populations
Ethical trade
BioTrade

Comments

Hello all,

I am updating below the people we are reaching out to for copyright permission. This means that we either have or shortly will send copyright requests to these organizations and will most likely be uploading documents primarily from these sources. This list is subject to change and is not definitive, but is meant to give you an idea of who we have reached out to.

4C
Rainforest Alliance
World Bank
IFPRI
GIZ, specific documents
COLEACP
Soil&More
Hanns R Neumann Stiftung (and Sustaineo)
Ecossistemas
AnaCafe
CIRAD
CABI
FAO
Coffee&Climate
CEMAD Panama
Cocapec
ABNT Ecolabel
Agriculture, Fisheries, and Conservation Department
Conservation Farming Unit (Zambia)
Cotton Made in Africa
The Landmark Project
Ecocert
Coffee Development Fund (Kenya)
CATIE
Hesperian
ILO
ISEAL
IMAFLORA
Pesticide Action Network UK (PAN UK)
TaCRI
WHO
Coffee & Climate

Please let us know if you have any questions or feel there are organizations missing that should be on this list (aka others you believed ITC was reaching out to). Thanks

Documents associated to this organization.

Title Author(s) Publisher Publication date Abstract
mitigating climate change in the tea sector

0

No votes yet

Not Specified Rainforest Alliance, ITC, International Trade Centre 2014 Dedicated resources on climate change mitigation in the tea sector are currently not available for tea farmers. ITC, ETP, Rainforest Alliance and FLO-CERT have partnered up to address this need and to ultimately make supply changes more robust to increasing environmental pressures and to support...
cocoa - a guide to trade practices

0

No votes yet

J. J. Scheu, Robin Dand, Beatriz Wagner ITC, International Trade Centre 2001 The guide describes trade and industry practices, as well as regulations applying to cocoa. It traces customs procedures, systems and techniques used at each stage of the cocoa supply chain. It reviews trends in cocoa manufacturing and processing, cocoa organic farming, fair trade, sustainable...
world markets for organic fruit and vegetables

0

No votes yet

Not Specified ITC, International Trade Centre 2001 Joint FAO-ITC-CTA study on organic agriculture aimed at assisting developing countries in diversifying exports through environmentally sound agricultural production methods. Provides a source of information on latest market developments and trends that can be useful for individuals and...
packaging for organic foods

0

No votes yet

Rajiv Dhar ITC, International Trade Centre 2012 This paper guides exporters, packers and processors of organic food products through packaging sourcing and selection options. It helps them understand requirements and formulate their own packaging strategies, thereby creating new opportunities and competitiveness in their business. It includes...
product carbon footprinting standards in the agri-food sector

0

No votes yet

Katharina Plassmann ITC, International Trade Centre 2012 This paper aims to guide exporters of agricultural products through the process of product carbon footprinting so as to make it easier for them to understand the processes involved, improve their environmental performance and ultimately to reduce the costs for their business. This paper presents a...

Directory

Users associated to this organization.

  • Lærke Møller

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Intern

    Working languages: English

    Skill Specialization: Corporate Social Responsibility

    User Endorsement:

    # documents uploaded: 27

    # documents approved: 27

  • Ana Patricia Batalhone

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Associate Sustainability Expert

    Working languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French

    Skill Specialization: Project Design and Management, Advisory and Consulting, Baseline assessment, Corporate Social Responsibility, Developing Value Chains

    User Endorsement: Gregory Sampson, Petra Walterova

    # documents uploaded: 16

    # documents approved: 11

  • Madison Wilcox

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Trade for Sustainable Development Consultant

    Working languages: English, Spanish

    Skill Specialization: Market Analysis, Translator

    User Endorsement:

    # documents uploaded: 2

  • Sandra Cabrera - Leicht

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC), Chocothon

    Position: Advisor Sustainability Standards & Value Chains - Trade for Sustainable Development - T4SD project

    Working languages: English, Spanish

    Skill Specialization: Advisory and Consulting, Data Collection, Facilitating Workshop and Seminars, Information Management, Market Analysis, Market Research - Online Information Retrieval, Market Development, Sustainability management tools development, Training of Trainers

    User Endorsement: Petra Walterova

    # documents uploaded: 2

    # documents approved: 2

  • Mathieu Lamolle

    ITC, International Trade Centre ( Petra Walterova, Madison Wilcox, Ana Patricia Batalhone - contact persons for this organization in SxC)

    Position: Standards Map database coordinator

    Working languages: English, French, Spanish

    Skill Specialization: Market Development, Marketing, Developing Value Chains

    User Endorsement: Petra Walterova

Events

Events associated to this organization.

  • trade for sustainable development forum 2016

    Date:
    Wednesday, 28 September, 2016 to Friday, 30 September, 2016
    Geneva, Switzerland

    Now in its third year, the annual Trade for Sustainable Development Forum is one of the leading global events focused on sustainability standards in international trade and supply chains. Organized by the International Trade Centre (ITC), the T4SD Forum will again take place in conjunction with the... more

    Rating:
    5

    Average: 5 (1 vote)

  • chocothon: towards a shared-value platform for sustainable cocoa supply chains

    Organized By: ITC, International Trade Centre, , , , , , , Chocothon
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 to Wednesday, 25 January, 2017
    Accra, Ghana

    Event website Event programme Cocoa is a commodity that is linked to significant environmental and social sustainability challenges that could ultimately lead to disruption of global supply. These issues cannot be solved by any one company or other stakeholder in the cocoa value chain... more

    Rating:
    4

    Average: 4 (2 votes)

  • introduction to corporate social responsibility

    Date: Monday, 29 May, 2017

    This course introduces participants to corporate social responsibility (CSR), with a particular focus on its relation to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It begins by introducing participants to the definition and importance of CSR, looking at the business drivers of CSR involvement for... more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • meeting the standards in the agrifood sector

    Date: Monday, 5 June, 2017

    Aimed at agrifood processors, exporters and farmers, this course introduces participants to the importance of standards and quality systems for the agrifood sector, with a particular focus on three products: pulses, spices and sunflower oil. It highlights the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control... more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • the role of standards in sustainable supply chains

    Date: Monday, 15 May, 2017

    This course introduces participants to the basic concepts of, and business case for, sustainability requirements in supply chains. It reviews the different adjustments required of enterprises to achieve sustainability and touches upon the roles played by both sellers and buyers with regard to... more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet