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).

Reactive Compliance Criteria

Reactive Compliance Criteria reflect criteria related to the reactive assurance approach applied for requirements of the Trader Standard Production chapter. They apply to all traders but are only proactively checked IF there are indications of non-compliance. Indications can be obtained e.g. via allegations or via observations during trader audits.

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