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Fact Sheet 1: Food
Security Standard Project

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  • Year 2017
  • Languages EN / ES / FR
  • Purpose Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet 1: Food
Security Standard Project

The Food Security Standard provides practicable and measurable food security criteria for all kinds of traded agricultural products.

Details

The Food Security Standard (FSS) takes up the Human Right to Adequate Food as a new building block for sustainability standards and certification schemes. The FSS represents a best-practice set to ensure that the Right to Food is not violated at local level when producing and trading certified biomass.

  • Year 2017
  • Languages EN / ES / FR
  • Purpose Fact Sheet
“One thing that I like about the Food Security Standard is the objectivity with which it measures the availability of food to small-scale farmers.”Michael Kitetu (AfriCert, Kenya, 2020)
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