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The HCV Approach is a unique three-step methodology that helps protect HCVs primarily in prospective forestry and agricultural plantations. It is referenced as a tool for achieving several UN Sustainable Development Goals, for meeting corporate sustainability commitments, and as a mechanism to ensure responsible investments in forestry and agriculture globally. 

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HCV Resource Network Member learning webinars

“Over 50 WWF staff from across the globe benefitted from the webinars. These served to provide a reminder of what the HCV Approach is and its applications including implementing zero deforestation commitments. “ WWF is a founding member of the HCV Resource Network and is part of the Management Committee. As a global organisation, it […]

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The HCV approach at landscape and jurisdictional scales

The HCV Network is developing guidance on using the HCV approach at landscape and jurisdictional scales. During this process, in December 12-13 2018, the HCV Network hosted a workshop in Bogor, Indonesia to share experiences and discuss challenges with using the HCV approach at landscape and jurisdictional scales. As part of the outreach, we consulted […]

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Engagement with the new Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber

Arie Soetjiadi, our Southeast Asia Representative, participated in the first GPSNR workshop of 2019, which was held in Singapore in January.  The Tire Industry Project (TIP) members are working to transform the natural rubber supply chain for the better with the launch of the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber (GPSNR). GPSNR operates under the […]

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