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Business leadership and company continuity:
Covid 19
UNDDR's Covid-19 planning tool for SMEs: https://app.box.com/s/0etgm9tj7ddukqnpmf3to87no7ws7kdw and
UNDDR's Online training course on building business resilience in the face of COVID-19 for small and medium enterprises: https://courses.adpc.net/courses/course-v1:UNDRR+COVID19SBCR+2020/about
Deloitte's guidance on business resilience: https://www2.deloitte.com/global/en/pages/about-deloitte/topics/combating-covid-19-with-resilience.html
Enterprise resilience: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/covid-19/enterprise-resiliency-nine-areas-of-focus-for-covid-19-crisis-management
EY's resilience diagnostic tool: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/covid-19/enterprise-resiliency-nine-areas-of-focus-for-covid-19-crisis-management
EY's 'How do CFOs reshape today to reinvent their tomorrow?': https://www.ey.com/en_gl/covid-19/how-do-cfos-reshape-today-to-reinvent-their-tomorrow
Guide to Business Resilience (app): https://www.preparecenter.org/activity/atlas-ready-business/
IFC tip sheet on company leadership and crisis response: https://www.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/topics_ext_content/ifc_external_corporate_site/ifc+cg/resources/guidelines_reviews+and+case+studies/tip+sheet+for+company+leadership+on+crisis+response+-+facing+the+covid-19+pandemic
ILO's Interventions to support enterprises during the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery: https://www.ilo.org/empent/areas/covid-19/WCMS_741870/lang--en/index.htm
ILO's Practical Guide on Teleworking during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond: https://www.ilo.org/travail/whatwedo/publications/WCMS_751232/lang--en/index.htm
ILO's six-step COVID-19 business continuity plan: https://www.ilo.org/actemp/publications/WCMS_740375/lang--en/index.htm
Manual to Land -- building resilience in a crisis: https://www.inclusivebusiness.net/sites/default/files/2020-07/Manual%20to%20Land_July%208.pdf
PwC's COVID-19 navigator: https://www.pwc.com/us/en/library/covid-19/response-navigator.html
Beyond COVID-19: Five key strategic priorities for a post-crisis world: https://www.pwc.com/gx/en/financial-services/assets/pdf/pwc-beyond-covid-19.pdf
Rapid Crisis Response Checklist (from Boston Consulting Group): https://bcg01.egnyte.com/dl/q2jvgqEENN/
Singapore's Guide on Business Continuity Planning: https://www.enterprisesg.gov.sg/-/media/esg/files/covid-19/guide-on-business-continuity-planning-for-covid-edition-3-15-april-2020final.pdf?la=en
The essence of resilient leadership: Business recovery from Covid-19: https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/global/Documents/About-Deloitte/COVID-19/gx-essence-of-resilient-leadership-the-business-recovery-from-covid-19.pdf
ISO's standard for business continuity management systems (ISO 22301:2019): https://www.iso.org/standard/75106.html

Protecting employees and suppliers:
Covid 19
ADB's Protecting the Safety and Well-Being of Workers and Communities from COVID-19: https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/614811/safety-well-being-workers-communities-covid-19.pdf
Challenges and Recommendations for Workplaces Open during the Pandemic: https://www.verite.org/workplaces-open-during-pandemic/
Guide to local production (how to make hand sanitiser): https://www.who.int/gpsc/5may/Guide_to_Local_Production.pdf
Hygiene resources: http://support.skillscommons.org/showcases/open-courseware/covid-19/hygiene/
IFC tipsheet on supporting workers during Covid-19: https://www.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/topics_ext_content/ifc_external_corporate_site/sustainability-at-ifc/publications/publications_tipsheet_covid-19_supportingworkers
ILO's Covid-19 and the world of work: https://www.ilo.org/global/topics/coronavirus/lang--en/index.htm
ILO's employer’s guide on managing your workplace during COVID-19: https://www.ilo.org/actemp/publications/WCMS_740212/lang--en/index.htm
ILO standards and COVID-19: https://www.ilo.org/global/standards/WCMS_739937/lang--en/index.htm
Infection control: http://support.skillscommons.org/showcases/open-courseware/covid-19/infection-control/
Managing supply chain risk and disruption: https://www2.deloitte.com/global/en/pages/risk/articles/covid-19-managing-supply-chain-risk-and-disruption.html
Returning to the workplace during COVID-19: labour and workforce considerations: https://www.cdcgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Returning-to-the-workplace-labour-considerations.pdf
Returning to the workplace during COVID-19: occupational health and safety considerations: https://www.cdcgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Returning-to-the-workplace-health-and-safety-considerations.pdf
Ten considerations to support your workforce https://www.mercer.com/content/dam/mercer/attachments/private/gl-2020-mercer-covid-19-ten-considerations-to-support-your-workforce-new.pdf
Work reimagined: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/workforce/work-reimagined-a-two-geared-approach-to-reopening-and-transform
Workplace safety resources: http://support.skillscommons.org/showcases/open-courseware/covid-19/safety/

Serving customers and clients:
Covid 19
Future Consumer Index: How COVID-19 is changing consumer behaviors: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/consumer-products-retail/how-covid-19-could-change-consumer-behavior
Future Consumer Index: How to serve the 'Anxious Consumer' after COVID-19: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/consumer-products-retail/how-to-serve-the-anxious-consumer-after-covid-19

Finance and cash flows:
Covid 19
Guidelines for better purchasing practices amidst the coronavirus crisis and recovery: https://betterbuying.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Better-Buying-Special-Report-COVID-19-Guidance-for-Brands-and-Retailers.pdf 

Impact of Covid-19 on agricultural (including fisheries and forestry) sector, food and beverage producers:
Covid 19
COVID-19 in the Coffee Sector: Challenges for Workers and Farmers: https://www.verite.org/covid-19-in-the-coffee-sector/
Considerations for Fruit and Vegetable Growers Related to Coronavirus & COVID-19: https://blog.uvm.edu/cwcallah/2020/03/18/considerations-for-fruit-and-vegetable-growers-related-to-coronavirus-covid-19/
FAO on sustainable crop production and COVID-19: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8807en
FAO on COVID-19 and smallholder producers’ access to markets: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8657en
FAO on urban food systems and the role of cities and local governments in responding to Covid-19: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8600en 
FAO on COVID-19 and the risk to food supply chains: How to respond?: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8388en
FAO on agri-food markets and trade policy in the time of COVID-19: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8446en
FAO on responding to the impact ofhttps://clubhouse.io/enterprise/ the COVID-19 outbreak on food value chains through efficient logistics: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8466en
FAO on how COVID-19 is affecting fisheries and aquaculture food systems: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8637en
FAO on mitigating the impacts of COVID-19 on the livestock sector: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8799en
FAO on adjusting business models to sustain agri-food enterprises during COVID-19: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8996en
FAO on the impacts of COVID-19 on the forest sector: How to respond?: http://www.fao.org/documents/card/en/c/ca8844en

Impact of Covid-19 on the garment industry:
Covid 19
The supply chain ripple effect: How COVID-19 is affecting garment workers and factories in Asia and the Pacific: https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---asia/---ro-bangkok/documents/briefingnote/wcms_758626.pdf
What next for Asian garment production after COVID-19? The perspectives of industry stakeholders: https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---asia/---ro-bangkok/---sro-bangkok/documents/publication/wcms_755630.pdf
ILO's 'call to action' for the garment sector: https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_dialogue/---dialogue/documents/statement/wcms_742371.pdf and https://www.ilo.org/global/topics/coronavirus/sectoral/WCMS_742343/lang--en/index.htm
List of buyers and organisations endorsing the 'call to action': https://www.ilo.org/global/topics/coronavirus/sectoral/WCMS_744285/lang--en/index.htm

Impact of Covid-19 on food production and grocery retailing:
Covid 19
Impact of Covid-19 on travel and tourism:
Covid 19
Reviving Tourism amid the COVID-19 Pandemic (ADB Brief): https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/633726/reviving-tourism-amid-covid-19-pandemic.pdf
The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Enterprises in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic: An Initial Assessment (ADB, June 2020):

Impact of Covid-19 on trade and transportation:
Covid 19
Covid-19 and gender in business:
Covid 19
Supporting SMEs to Ensure the Economic COVID-19 Recovery is Gender-Responsive and Inclusive: https://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/digital-library/publications/2020/04/guidance-note-for-action-supporting-smes-to-ensure-the-economic-covid-19-recovery
Gender-Sensitive Private Sector Response to COVID-19 for Accelerated and Inclusive Economic Recovery: https://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/digital-library/publications/2020/04/guidance-for-action-gender-sensitive-private-sector-response-to-covid-19
Women as a Force for Accelerated and Inclusive Economic Recovery Post-COVID-19 in Asia-Pacific: https://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/digital-library/publications/2020/03/wea-post-covid-19-in-asia-pacific

Master list of COVID-19 free software tools and resources:
Covid 19
Technology solutions:
Covid 19
List of software and other offerings currently available to help your business during Covid-19: https://techagainstcoronavirus.com
Supporting MSMEs' Digitalization Amid COVID-19: https://www.apec.org/Publications/2020/07/Supporting-MSMEs-Digitalization-Amid-COVID-19

Accounting and business planning software:
Covid 19
Airtable (shared spreadsheet and database): https://airtable.com
Beanworks (accounts payable software): https://go.beanworks.com/offer/
Chili Piper (automated scheduling): https://www.chilipiper.com
Float (cash flow forecasting and scenario planning): https://floatapp.com/global/
Kiu: https://www.kiuglobal.com
OkiOki (automated finance platform): https://www.okioki.be
Paymo (task management and invoicing): https://www.paymoapp.com
Teamleader (customer management, project management and invoicing for SMEs): https://www.teamleader.eu
Tillypay (online payments using a weblink): https://www.tillypay.com
Toco (automated finance platform for SMEs): https://www.toco.eu/en/

Communications and connectivity platforms:
Covid 19  platform
8X8 (cloud communications platform): https://www.8x8.com

Airtable (document sharing): https://airtable.com
Around (video conferencing): https://www.around.co
Atlassian (various software for remote team working): https://www.atlassian.com
AWS Amazon Chime (online communications system): https://aws.amazon.com/chime
Bitrix24 (communications platform): https://www.bitrix24.com
Bloomfire (documentation sharing): https://bloomfire.com
BlueJeans (video conferencing): https://www.bluejeans.com
Cisco Webex (video conferencing): https://www.webex.com
ClickMeeting (online communication platform): https://clickmeeting.com
CloudApp (sharing voice and video): https://www.getcloudapp.com
Daily.co (video conferencing): https://www.daily.co
Dialpad (online communication platform): https://www.dialpad.com
Discord: (video conferencing and communications): https://discord.com
Dynamic Signal (documentation sharing): https://dev.dynamicsignal.com
Flock (team messaging): https://flock.com
Fuze (cloud communications for enterprises): https://www.fuze.com
Go Brunch (webinars): https://gobrunch.com
Google meet (video conferencing): https://meet.google.com
Guild (messaging app for business): https://guild.co
Hypersay (video presentations): https://hypersay.com
Jami (online communication): https://jami.net
Commute (video messaging): https://www.kommute.com
Lark (online team collaboration platform): https://www.larksuite.com
Lifesize (video conferencing): https://www.lifesize.com
Livestorm (video conferencing): https://livestorm.co
LogMeIn (remote access to computers): https://www.logmein.com
Loom (video conferencing): https://www.loom.com
Mattermost (secure messaging for businesses): https://mattermost.com
Miro (virtual collaborative whiteboard): https://miro.com
Mo (team building): https://www.mo.work
Moqups (team collaboration): https://moqups.com
Notion (team collaboration): https://www.notion.so
Owl (video conferencing): https://www.owllabs.com/meeting-owl
Pexip (video conferencing): https://www.pexip.com
Planable (social media collaboration software): https://planable.io
Pragli (virtual office): https://pragli.com
Pronto (online communication platform): https://pronto.io
Quip (online collaboration platform): https://quip.com
Remo (video conferencing): https://remo.co
RemoteHQ (online collaboration platform): https://www.remotehq.com
Skype (video conferencing): https://www.skype.com
Slido (virtual presentation platform): https://www.sli.do
SoapBox (online management of teams): https://soapboxhq.com
So Team (online management platform): https://so.team
Sococo (online workplace): https://www.sococo.com
Spatial (virtual office): https://www.vspatial.com
Star Leaf (video conferencing): https://starleaf.com
Tandem (virtual office): https://tandem.chat
Tech Smith (sharing voice and video): https://www.techsmith.com
TeemyCo (virtual office): https://teemyco.com
Trello (communication platform): https://trello.com
Troop Messenger (communication platform): https://www.troopmessenger.com
Uber Conference (video conferencing): https://www.uberconference.com
VooV Meeting (video conferencing): https://voovmeeting.com
Whereby (online communication platform): https://whereby.com
Workfront (online work / project management platform): https://www.workfront.com
Workplace (team collaboration and communication): https://www.workplace.com
Yac (online communication platform): https://www.yac.com
Zoom (video conferencing): https://zoom.us

Human resources, project management and productivity:
Covid 19
Asana (virtual work management platform): https://asana.com
Basecamp: (remote working platform): https://basecamp.com
Challenge Rocket (online recruitment platform): https://challengerocket.com
Clockwise (productivity): https://www.getclockwise.com
Clubhouse (project management): https://clubhouse.io/enterprise/
Harvest (software for tracking productivity): https://www.getharvest.com
Hive (project management): https://hive.com
iFlow (online work monitoring platform): https://iflow.ro
Instructure (employee development platform): https://www.instructure.com
Kanban Zone (productivity platform): https://kanbanzone.com
Krisp (productivity platform): https://krisp.ai/blog/category/productivity/
LeaveBoard (HR software for small businesses): https://leaveboard.com
Mixmax (productivity platform): https://mixmax.com
Monday (productivity platform): https://monday.com
Monitask (employee monitoring): https://www.monitask.com/en
Nifty (project management): https://niftypm.com
Offerd (online interviewing platform): https://www.getofferd.io
Paymo (project management): https://www.paymoapp.com/
Podio (project management platform): https://podio.com
Process Street (process and checklist management): https://www.process.st
Shiftbase (employee scheduling and tracking platform): https://www.shiftbase.com
Slack (project management platform): https://slack.com
Smartsheet (project management): https://www.smartsheet.com
TalentLyft (online recruitment platform): https://www.talentlyft.com
Taskade (project management): https://www.taskade.com
TimeBack (time-task-employee management app): https://timeback.io
TMetric (time tracking platform): https://tmetric.com
ToDoist (organizer): https://todoist.com
Toggl (free time tracking): https://toggl.com
Unito (project management): https://unito.io
Woven (productivity): https://woven.com

Security and storage:
Covid 19
AnyDesk (remote access to computers): https://anydesk.com
Dropbox (shared files and database): https://www.dropbox.com
Slab (sharing documentation): https://slab.com
Slack (team collaboration): https://slack.com

Others:
Covid 19
Anchor (software to make podcasts): https://anchor.fm
ClickUp (productivity platform): https://clickup.com
DataTab (statistical analysis platform): https://datatab.net
Delve (online qualitative analysis tool): https://delvetool.com
Edit (online design platform): https://edit.org
Google My Business: https://www.google.com/business/ and https://smallbusiness.withgoogle.com/offers/#!/
Google My Business for hotels: https://support.google.com/business/answer/9177814
G Suite (Google's collection of productivity apps), available in Italian, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Indonesian, and Vietnamese): https://cloud.google.com/blog/products/g-suite/helping-businesses-and-schools-stay-connected-in-response-to-coronavirus
Hercules (translation project management): https://translationpm.com
MemoQ (management system for translation work): https://www.memoq.com
Netsuite (Oracle) (unified business management suite of software): https://www.netsuite.com
Responster (online survey platform): https://www.responster.com
UseMe (platform for companies to hire freelancers): https://useme.com
Viima (innovation platform): https://www.viima.com
XTRF (online translation management platform): https://www.xtrf.eu

E-signature software:
Covid 19
Miscellaneous:
Covid 19
APEC and The Asia Foundation on 'COVID-19, 4IR and the Future of Work': https://www.apec.org/Publications/2020/06/COVID-19-4IR-and-the-Future-of-Work
Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises and the Post- COVID-19 Rapid Response (ILO policy brief, June 2020): https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_emp/---emp_ent/documents/publication/wcms_750320.pdf
World Bank summary on 'Lao PDR in the time of Covid-19': http://pubdocs.worldbank.org/en/795311589971908248/Lao-LEM-Main-Findings-Final-20-May-2020.pdf
The Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak on Developing Asia (ADB): https://www.adb.org/publications/economic-impact-covid19-developing-asia
Business practices in the future: https://www.ey.com/en_gl/covid-19/will-you-define-the-new-normal-or-watch-it-unfold and https://www.pwc.com/sg/en/publications/a-resilient-tomorrow-covid-19-response-and-transformation.html
Changing food consumer habits in Southeast Asia: https://agfundernews.com/southeast-asia-turns-to-home-cooking-and-health-foods-presenting-opportunity-for-agrifood-innovators.html
Covid-19: implications for business (McKinsey): https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/risk/our-insights/covid-19-implications-for-business#
Covid-19 resources for inclusive businesses: https://www.inclusivebusiness.net/ib-today/covid-19
EY's report on Megatrends 2020 and beyond: https://assets.ey.com/content/dam/ey-sites/ey-com/en_gl/topics/megatrends/ey-megatrends-2020.pdf
Google's guidance on avoiding COVID-19 online security risks: https://www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/helping-you-avoid-covid-19-security-risks/
Google's general guidance for businesses: https://support.google.com/business/answer/9773423
How can you reframe your future during the chaos of today? : https://www.ey.com/en_gl/covid-19/how-can-you-reframe-your-…EY3hFM2dobG80OEx5cWRLUUFNbW81aDc3SmowNDFwZWxVT0hHSDZnIn0%3D
How Chinese companies have responded to Covid-19: https://hbr.org/2020/03/how-chinese-companies-have-responded-to-coronavirus
How to go about pivoting your business model: https://www.millersocent.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/GSBI-Biz-Model-Pivot-.pdf
ILO Rapid Diagnostics for Assessing the Country Level Impact of COVID-19 on the Economy and Labour Market - Guidelines: https://www.ilo.org/emppolicy/pubs/WCMS_743644/lang--en/index.htm
ILO's review of Lao policy responses to Covid-19: https://www.ilo.org/global/topics/coronavirus/country-responses/lang--en/index.htm#LA
ITC's 'Covid-19: The Great Lockdown and its Impact on Small Business': https://www.intracen.org/uploadedFiles/intracenorg/Content/Publications/ITCSMECO2020.pdf
From perfume to hand sanitiser, TVs to face masks: how companies are changing track to fight Covid-19:

Useful websites to refer to:
Covid 19
ADB: https://www.adb.org/what-we-do/covid19-coronavirus
Connecting Business Initiative: https://www.connectingbusiness.org/novel-coronavirus-2019
Consumers International: https://www.consumersinternational.org/what-we-do/covid-19/
Covid-19 Innovation Hub: https://www.covid19innovationhub.org
FAO: http://www.fao.org/2019-ncov/en/
GFSI and COVID-19: https://mygfsi.com
Govt. of Laos Covid-19 website: https://www.covid19.gov.la/index.php
IATA: https://www.iata.org/en/programs/covid-19-resources-guidelines/
ICAO airport status: https://www.icao.int/safety/Pages/COVID-19-Airport-Status.aspx
ILO -- Covid-19 and the world of work: https://www.ilo.org/global/topics/coronavirus/lang--en/index.htm
ITC: http://www.intracen.org/covid19/
Ministry of Health: https://moh.gov.la
OECD: http://www.oecd.org/coronavirus/en/
PwC: https://www.pwc.com/gx/en/issues/crisis-solutions/covid-19.html
Standards and Trade Development Facility: https://www.standardsfacility.org/stdf-partnership-updates-covid-19
UN in Laos: http://www.la.one.un.org/covid-19
UNESCAP: https://www.unescap.org/covid19
UNWTO (world tourism organisation): https://www.unwto.org/tourism-covid-19
USAID: https://www.usaid.gov/coronavirus/pse-for-covid-19-response
World Customs Organisation: http://www.wcoomd.org/en/topics/facilitation/activities-and-programmes/natural-disaster/coronavirus.aspx
WHO: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
World Bank: https://www.worldbank.org/en/who-we-are/news/coronavirus-covid19
WTO: https://www.wto.org/english/tratop_e/covid19_e/covid19_e.htm

COVID-19 Briefing Notes:
Covid 19
  1. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 1: Having a strategic plan (LAO version)  ( ENG version)
  2. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 2: Business survival and continuity (LAO version)  (ENG version)
  3. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 3: Protecting employees and suppliers (LAO version)   (ENG version)
  4. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 4: Caring for your customers and clients (LAO version)   (ENG version)
  5. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 5: Financial planning (LAO version)  (ENG version)
  6. BAF II's Covid-19 briefing note 6: Coming back stronger  (LAO version)  (ENG version)


E-Newsletters
Newsletter  news
BAF Clients Case Studies
Case studies
Champahom Company (LAO Version) (ENG Version)
Her Works (LAO Version) (ENG Version)

The case of 'tokyobike' and unified commerce: https://www.shopify.com/blog/unified-commerce


International directory of BDS providers (with reviews):
Business development services (BDS)
Search engine of freelance service providers for business:
Business development services (BDS)
Survey Monkey Enterprise (a survey platform):
Business development services (BDS)
International standards and certifications:
Business development services (BDS)
ACT (Organic Agriculture Certification Thailand): http://actorganic-cert.or.th
Alliance for Water Stewardship: https://a4ws.org/the-aws-standard-2-0/
Aquaculture Stewardship Council: https://www.asc-aqua.org
ASEAN Standard for Organic Agriculture (ASOA): https://www.asean.org/wp-content/uploads/images/Community/AEC/AMAF/OtherDocuments/ASEAN%20STANDARD%20FOR%20ORGANIC%20AGRICULTURE%20(ASOA).pdf
Asia Regional Organic Standard (AROS): http://www.fao.org/3/an765e/an765e00.pdf
B-Corporation (social and environmental performance): https://bcorporation.net/certification
Better Buying: https://betterbuying.org
BGCI (Botanic Gardens Conservation International): https://www.bgci.org
Biosphere Responsible Tourism: https://www.biospheretourism.com/en/biosphere-certification/83
BRCGS (food safety): https://www.brcgs.com
Business Social Compliance Initiative (code of conduct): https://www.amfori.org/content/amfori-bsci-platform
Canadian Organic Standards: https://www.cog.ca/home/resources/standard-guide/?platform=hootsuite and https://ioas.org/services/organic-agriculture/canada-organic-regime/
Carbon Neutral: https://carbonneutral.com
Certified Naturally Grown: http://www.naturallygrown.org
China organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/china.html
EnPlus (wood pellets): https://www.enplus-pellets.eu/en-in/certifications-en-in/producer-en-in.html
Ethical Tea Partnership: http://www.ethicalteapartnership.org
Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing (BRCGS): https://www.brcgs.com/brcgs/ethical-trade-and-responsible-sourcing/core-standard/
Ethical Trading Initiative: https://www.ethicaltrade.org
EU FLEGT: http://www.euflegt.efi.int/home
EU FLEGT in Laos: https://www.flegtlaos.com
EU FLEGT Voluntary Partnerships Agreement (in Lao): http://www.vpaunpacked.org/documents/10180/410553/Lao-VPAUN-June2017/6a9cf950-f8ec-ea90-2108-726ce3e453e0
EU organic legislation and regulations: https://ec.europa.eu/info/food-farming-fisheries/farming/organic-farming/legislation_en and https://www.ifoam.bio/en/organic-regulations/list-eu-organic-regulations and https://ioas.org/services/organic-agriculture/european-recognition-programme/
EU organic regulation change (from January 2021): https://www.ifoam-eu.org/en/organic-regulations/new-eu-organic-regulation-what-will-change
EU regulation 2018/848 on organic production and labelling of organic products (valid from 1 January 2021): https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2018.150.01.0001.01.ENG&toc=OJ:L:2018:150:TOC
EU-wide list of accreditation bodies in member countries: https://ec.europa.eu/futurium/en/system/files/ged/list_of_eidas_accredited_cabs-2019-0823.pdf
EU Timber Regulation: http://www.euflegt.efi.int/eutr
Fair for Life: http://www.fairforlife.org
Fair Wild: https://www.fairwild.org
Fairtrade (non-USA): http://www.fairtrade.net
Fairtrade for contract production: https://www.fairtrade.net/standard/cp
Fairtrade for small-scale producers: https://www.fairtrade.net/standard/spo
Fairtrade for hired labour: https://www.fairtrade.net/standard/hl
Fairtrade for textiles: https://www.fairtrade.net/standard/textile
Fairtrade USA: http://www.fairtradecertified.org
Fair Wear: https://www.fairwear.org
Florverde Sustainable Flowers: https://florverde.org
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC): https://fsc.org/en
Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody (COC): https://fsc.org/en/page/chain-custody-certification
Forest Stewardship Council Forest Management Certification: https://fsc.org/en/page/forest-management-certification
France organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/france.html
FSSC 22000 (food safety): https://www.fssc22000.com and http://isoupdate.com/standards/fssc-22000/ and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Food_Safety_Initiative
Garment and textile standards and certification: https://www.textilestandards.com
GFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative for the Improvement of Food Safety Management Systems): http://isoupdate.com/standards/gfsi/
Global Coffee Platform (code of conduct): https://www.globalcoffeeplatform.org/latest/2015/new-4c-code-of-conduct
Global Compact: https://www.unglobalcompact.org
Global Food Safety Initiative: https://mygfsi.com/how-to-implement/certification/
Global GAP: https://www.globalgap.org/uk_en/
Global GAP Aquaculture: https://www.aquaculturealliance.org/
Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS): https://www.global-standard.org/certification.html
Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC): https://www.gstcouncil.org
Gluten Free Certification Organization: https://gfco.org
Gluten Free Certification (BRCGS): https://www.brcgs.com/brcgs/gluten-free-certification-program/
GMP+ certification: https://www.gmpplus.org/en and http://isoupdate.com/standards/gmp/
Green Globe (for tourism): https://greenglobe.com/green-globe-certification/
Green Key (for tourism): https://www.greenkey.global
GRI Standards: https://www.globalreporting.org/standards
HACCP: http://isoupdate.com/standards/haccp/
Humane Certified: https://certifiedhumane.org
ICO (International Coffee Organisation): http://www.ico.org
India organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/india.html
International Butterfly Breeders Association: https://www.internationalbutterflybreeders.org
International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM): https://www.ifoam.bio
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS): https://www.ifrs.org
International Financial Reporting Standards for SMEs: https://www.ifrs.org/issued-standards/ifrs-for-smes/
International Labour Standards (ILO): https://www.ilo.org/global/standards/introduction-to-international-labour-standards/lang--en/index.htm
International Tropical Timber Organisation: https://www.itto.int
IOAS (International Organic Accreditation Service): https://ioas.org/
(ISC)² (cyber-security): https://www.isc2.org
ISCC, ISSC EU and ISCC+ (sustainability): https://www.iscc-system.org
ISO: http://www.iso.org
ISO9000: https://www.iso.org/iso-9001-quality-management.html
ISO9001: https://www.iso.org/standard/62085.html and http://isoupdate.com/resources/what-is-iso-9001/
ISO9004: https://www.iso.org/standard/70397.html
ISO10001 (quality management and customer satisfaction): https://www.iso.org/standard/71579.html
ISO14001: https://www.iso.org/iso-14001-environmental-management.html and http://isoupdate.com/general/iso-14001-explained/
ISO14004: (environmental management system): https://www.iso.org/standard/60856.html
ISO17021 (requirements for certification bodies): https://www.iso.org/standard/61651.html and http://isoupdate.com/standards/iso17021/
ISO20000: https://www.iso.org/standard/70636.html
ISO20400 (sustainable procurement): https://www.iso.org/standard/63026.html
ISO22000: https://www.iso.org/iso-22000-food-safety-management.html and http://isoupdate.com/standards/iso22000/
ISO22301 (business continuity): https://www.iso.org/standard/75106.html
ISO22483 (tourism and related services): https://www.iso.org/standard/73315.html
ISO26000: https://www.iso.org/iso-26000-social-responsibility.html and http://isoupdate.com/standards/iso-26000/
ISO27001: https://www.iso.org/isoiec-27001-information-security.html and http://isoupdate.com/standards/iso-27001/
ISO37001 (anti-bribery management systems): https://www.iso.org/iso-37001-anti-bribery-management.html
ISO44001 (collaborative business relationships): https://www.iso.org/standard/72798.html
ISO45001: https://www.iso.org/iso-45001-occupational-health-and-safety.html and http://isoupdate.com/resources/iso-45001-differ-ohsas-18001/
ISO50001: https://www.iso.org/iso-50001-energy-management.html
ISO56000 (innovation management): https://www.iso.org/news/ref2414.html
Japan organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/japan.html
Korean agri-food standards: http://www.naqs.go.kr/eng/contents/contents.do?menuId=MN10420
Korea organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/korea.html
Kosher: http://www.ok.org
Laos Organic: https://www.gmswga.org/standard/laos-organic
Natrue (International Natural and Organic Cosmetics Association): https://www.natrue.org
Netherlands organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/netherlands.html
Non-GMO Project: https://www.nongmoproject.org
Oeko-Tex: https://www.oeko-tex.com/en/
OHSAS 18001: http://isoupdate.com/standards/ohsas18001/
PCI Security Standards: https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org
PEFC: https://www.pefc.org
Peta-approved Vegan: https://www.peta.org.uk/living/peta-approved-vegan/
Planet Proof: https://www.planetproof-international.eu/527/home.html
Plant-based Global Standard (BRCGS): https://www.brcgs.com/brcgs/plant-based-global-standard/
Primus GFS (food safety): http://primusgfs.com
Primus Standard GMP and GAP: https://primusauditingops.com
Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification: https://www.pefc.org
Rainforest Alliance: http://www.rainforest-alliance.org
Recycled Claim Standard: https://certifications.controlunion.com/en/certification-programs/certification-programs/rcs-100-recycled-claim-standard
Responsible Jewellery Council: https://www.responsiblejewellery.com/rjc-certification/
Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB): https://rsb.org/news-innovation/certification-news/
SA8000: http://www.sa-intl.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.ViewPage&pageId=1689
Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audits (SMETA): https://www.sedex.com/our-services/smeta-audit/
Soil Association certification: https://www.soilassociation.org/certification/
Soil Association standards for food and drink: https://www.soilassociation.org/our-standards/read-our-organic-standards/
Soil Association organic certification for fashion and textiles: https://www.soilassociation.org/certification/fashion-textiles/
Soil Association certification for forestry: https://www.soilassociation.org/certification/forestry/about-our-certification-services/forest-management-fm/
SQF (Safe Quality Food): https://www.sqfi.com and http://isoupdate.com/standards/sqf/
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board: https://www.sasb.org
Sustainable Biomass Program (wood pellets and woodchips): https://sbp-cert.org
Sustainable Forest Initiative (SFI): https://www.forests.org
Sustainable Green Printing Partnership: http://sgppartnership.org
Sustainable Travel and Tourism Initiative: https://www.wttc.org/priorities/sustainable-growth/sustainable-travel-tourism-partners/
Sustainably Grown: https://www.scsglobalservices.com/services/sustainably-grown-certification
Thailand's Organic Agriculture Certification (ACT): http://actorganic-cert.or.th
Triple Bottom Line (TBL): https://sa-intl.org/programs/tbl/
USA organic rules: https://www.organicexport.info/usa.html
UTZ (now part of Rainforest Alliance): https://utz.org
Veriflora: https://www.scsglobalservices.com/services/veriflora-certified-sustainably-grown
World Coffee Research: https://worldcoffeeresearch.org
World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO): https://wfto.com
World Travel and Tourism Council: https://wttc.org
World Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP): http://www.wrapcompliance.org

International Guide to Fair Trade Labels (2020 edition): https://fairworldproject.org/choose-fair/certifier-analysis/international-guide/
Fair World Project: https://fairworldproject.org

International quality standards and certification bodies and companies:
Business development services (BDS)
Abcert: https://www.abcert.de/en/
Agrizert: https://www.agrizert.de
APMG International: https://apmg-international.com
Asian EcoTourism (for GSTC training and certification): https://www.asianecotourism.org/gstc-training
Aspirata: http://aspirata.co.za
AsureQuality: http://www.asurequality.com
BSI: http://www.bsigroup.com
Bureau Veritas: http://group.bureauveritas.com / www.bvqi.fr
China Quality Certification Centre: https://www.cqc.com.cn
Common Objective (garments sector): https://www.commonobjective.co/#eff
Control Union: http://certifications.controlunion.com/en
CQC (China Quality Certification Centre): https://www.cqc.com.cn/www/english/
CQM (China Quality Mark Centre): http://www.cqm.com.cn/english/
EarthCheck: https://earthcheck.org/products-services/certification/benchmarking-and-certification
Ecocert: https://www.ecocert-imo.ch/
Eurofins: http://www.eurofins.com
Flocert: http://www.flocert.net
GFA: www.gfa-cert.com
Green Destinations: https://greendestinations.org/awards-certification/
IFOAM: https://www.ifoam.bio
International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM): https://www.ifoam.bio
Institute of Global Certification (South Korea): https://www.igcert.org
JICQA (Japan): https://www.jicqa.co.jp/en/
Jlag: http://jlageurope.com
Kiwa: https://www.kiwa.com/en/
Lacon Institut: https://www.lacon-institut.com/en/
Lean Six Sigma Institute: https://www.leansixsigmainstitute.org
Merieux Nutrisciences: https://www.merieuxnutrisciences.com
NSF Certification: https://www.nsf.org
Qima: https://www.qima.com
Quality Assurance International: https://www.qai-inc.com/index.php
SAI Global: https://www.saiglobal.com
SAP Certification: https://www.sap.com/training-certification/certificate.html
SCS Global Services: https://www.scsglobalservices.com
Sedex: https://www.sedexglobal.com
SGS: http://www.sgs.co.th / www.sgs.com / www.sgs.ch
Social Accountability International (SAI): https://sa-intl.org
Toklai Tea Research Association: https://www.tocklai.org
TrainingAid (tourism and travel sector): https://www.trainingaid.org
Travellife: https://www.travelife.info/index_new.php?menu=certification&lang=en
TUV Nord: https://www.tuv-nord.com
TUV Sud: https://www.tuvsud.com/en-in
Verite: https://www.verite.org
Verra: https://verra.org/verra-standards-and-programs/
Vireo (environmental): https://www.vireosrl.it/en
Certification bodies registered in Thailand: https://www.tisi.go.th/onsc-cb-units-branch/en
Certification bodies registered in Vietnam: http://www.boa.gov.vn/en/tim-kiem-chung-nhan

National accreditation bodies (typically responsible for determining the technical competence of organisations offering testing, calibration and certification services):
Business development services (BDS)
Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation: https://www.apac-accreditation.org
Australia and New Zealand (joint): https://www.jas-anz.org
Austria: https://www.bmdw.gv.at
Belgium: https://economie.fgov.be/belac
Cambodia: http://www.mih.gov.kh and https://www.iso.org/member/537437.html
Canada: https://www.scc.ca
China: https://www.cnas.org.cn/english/
Europe: https://european-accreditation.org
France: https://www.cofrac.fr
Germany: https://www.dakks.de
Hong Kong: https://www.itc.gov.hk/en/quality/hkas/index.html
India: https://www.qcin.org and http://nabcb.qci.org.in
Indonesia: http://kan.or.id
Ireland: https://www.inab.ie
Italy: https://www.accredia.it
Japan: https://www.jab.or.jp
Malaysia: http://www.jsm.gov.my
Netherlands: https://www.rva.nl
Philippines: https://www.dti.gov.ph/pab/
Russia: https://en.fsa.gov.ru
Singapore: https://www.sac-accreditation.gov.sg
South Korea: https://www.kab.or.kr/English/kab/kab_greeting.html
Sweden: https://www.swedac.se
Switzerland: https://www.sas.admin.ch/sas/en/home.html
Taiwan: https://www.taftw.org.tw
Thailand: https://www.tisi.go.th/home/en
UK: https://www.ukas.com
USA: https://anab.ansi.org
USA (international): https://www.iasonline.org
Vietnam: http://www.boa.gov.vn/en and (STAMEQ) https://tcvn.gov.vn
Global (IAF): https://www.iaf.nu

List of accreditation bodies, by country: https://www.iaf.nu//articles/IAF_MEMBERS_SIGNATORIES/4
List of national standards bodies, by country: https://www.iso.org/members.html

World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO):
Business development services (BDS)
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