Action Plan for Strengthening Responsible Production and Trade of Pineapple in Costa Rica

01 Jan 2013
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2013-2017

The Action Plan for Strengthening Responsible Production and Trade of Pineapple collects action lines and tasks that are considered strategic to improve environmental and social performance of pineapple production in Costa Rica.

These actions were proposed between June 2011 and March 2014 by over 900 people representing over 50 organizations related with pineapple in Costa Rica, through the National Platform for Responsible Production and Trade of Pineapple in Costa Rica. Each action articulates efforts shared by producers, the State, civil society organizations, traders, and consumers.

 

 

 

 

Key Action Lines

  • Encourage the adoption of good agricultural practices
  • Promote national dialogue on labor rights
  • Ensure compliance with legal requirements
  • Promote dialogue spaces, transparency, and accountability on continued actions in order to improve environmental and social performance of pineapple production in the country
  • Promote actions to adapt to climate change
  • Encourage national production of organic pineapple