Three new members representing production and trade were introduced at the General Assembly: BGI the Association of the German Flower Wholesale and Import Trade; Expoflores, the Association of Flower Growers and Exporters of Ecuador and their sustainability Standard, FlorEcuador Certified®, and Dutch breeder Royal Van Zanten
The FSI Working Group on Gender organised a learning session to inform and present the business case for women empowerment.
FSI members are aligning efforts to accelerate gender equality in the flower supply chain by addressing the topic in a working group setting.
4 impact projects on Key Topics launched in January 2017 to be implemented by FSI members and co-funded by IDH, the Sustainable Trade Initiative
FSI members elected on 26 January during the FSI General Assembly in Essen, the new Board representatives for Retail and Civil Society.