The company has a policy statement that articulates a commitment and strategy to incorporate the SDGs into its business practices, or formulates in general terms how it aims to contribute to global food and nutrition security.
Access to Seeds for Smallholder Farmers
The company has a policy statement that articulates a commitment and strategy to contribute to improved access to seeds for smallholder farmers in index countries.
Governance and Accountability
The company has assigned executive responsibility and incentivized management to implement and measure its programs and activities related to SDG targets and access to seeds for smallholder farmers in index countries.
The company has allocated resources to ensure a strategic and proactive approach to meeting the SDGs and access to seed targets in its core business.
Code of Business Conduct
The company has codes of business conduct in place that set internal standards on anti-corruption, lobby activities, social standards and biosafety.
The company actively contributes to building a supportive, enabling environment for access to seeds for smallholder farmers in index countries, for instance through its lobbying activities and in-kind support.
Local Seed Sector Advancement
The company has activities that help to advance the development of the seed sector in index countries, acknowledging the role of local actors, farmer cooperatives and the informal seed sector.
Transparency in Governance and Strategy
The company reports publicly on its policies, practices and results in this area.
Leadership in Governance and Strategy
The company has established innovative models or leading practices in this area.