Glossary

If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – do not worry! With this glossary we would like to guide you through the specific technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).

Closing meeting

Held at the end of the audit. During this closing meeting the auditor explains all non-conformities to the customer and also informs about the achieved score on Development Criteria (only applicable in renewal audits of Small Producer Organizations and Contract Production and from 1 July 2014 of Hired Labour). Learn more about the audit process here.

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