When: Tuesday, 25 June 2024

Mode: Virtual Discussion via Zoom (calendar invite with Zoom link to be sent upon registration)

We are pleased to announce that the RSPO will be hosting the upcoming Assurance Forum, a bi-annual signature programme supported by the Assurance Standing Committee (ASC). The Assurance Forum is open to both RSPO Members and non-members, serving as a platform for insightful discussions and constructive feedback aimed at enhancing the RSPO Assurance Systems.

This ninth edition of the forum will focus on the theme, “Overcoming Audit Limitations in Detecting Labour Violations.” We invite you to explore the agenda below for further information and details.

5:00 PM Opening RemarksRSPO
5:05 PM Interactive Session 1;  Setting the Scene: Ensuring Audit Effectiveness in Detecting Labour  Violations, Initiatives for Capacity Building for Auditors and Insights from a  Study on De-linking Commercial RelationshipsRSPO
5:30 PM RSPO P&C Certification Bodies Performance 2023: Key Issues and  Resolutions of Social Non-ConformitiesASI
5:40 PM Critical Issues in the Labour Auditing Process: Findings from the “Review of  Evidence on Labour Auditing and Recommendations to Improve Practice”Proforest
6:05 PM Interactive Session 2RSPO
6:10 PM Independent Review of the RSPO Labour Auditing Guidance: Methodology,  Areas of Focus and Expected OutputsProforest
6:35 PM Updates from the Secretariat: Standards and Certification Systems  Revision 2024RSPO
6:55 PM Closing RemarksRSPO

To attend, kindly register at this link by Monday, 24 June 2024. We look forward to your participation in this Assurance Forum!

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