A common conceptual framework is essential to bring understanding amongst different stakeholders. In this section you can download the glossary with the terms and definitions considered and used within ViSeC. Many of the definitions were obtained from the Accountability Framework Initiative (AFI), and since knowledge is constantly being built, these definitions are not static. This document was produced in September 2022, with definitions added in January 2023. If you require more up-to-date data, you can go to the AFI website:

This guidance was developed by The Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) global science team & Imaflora and later adapted to Argentina with the aim of being available as a baseline for those who need to report their progress regarding commercialization of deforestation free soybean

Reporting guidance

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