The Details: Full Comparative Analysis


Principle: Fair Trade supports indigenous peoples’ rights to access land for cultivation, fishing, hunting and gathering in customary and traditional ways, to freely exchange seeds and to retain rights to their germplasm. We fully support the right of indigenous and all peoples to food sovereignty.

DFTA favors programs that protect indigenous people’s rights to land for cultivation, fishing, hunting, and gathering in customary and traditional ways.

Key to Chart
The program is exemplary and meets the DFTA's criteria expectations. The program has some innovative approaches to this issue that may serve as a model.
The program appears to have a comprehensive approach to this issue in general alignment with DFTA criteria. There are some concerns or issues to highlight regarding the program's approach to this issue.
The program addresses this issue and may meet some of the criteria, but significant concerns, questions, or shortcomings compromise the approach. There is inadequate information or outstanding questions preventing a reliable assessment of the program's approach to this issue.
The program either does not address the issue at all, or clearly fails to address it in a manner consistent with DFTA criteria. Not applicable / not addressed by program
1. Indigenous peoples are identified as stakeholders for standard-setting and other decision-making.

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