Olam Livelihood Charter
The Olam Livelihood Charter (OLC) formalises our long-standing commitment to invest in the rural communities of emerging countries across the world and we are committed to play an ongoing lead role in strengthening farmers within the global supply chain. We aim to bring prosperity to our farming and rural communities. We build long-term relationships based on fairness and trust. We seek to transfer skills and knowledge through partnerships.
OLC – application of 8 principles:
We offer farmer groups interest-free short
We encourage farmers to produce
|2. Improved Yield
We invest in training and support farmers with the supply of inputs.
We ensure products can be tracked
|3. Labour Practices
We educate farmers on child labour, safety, gender and financial issues.
|7. Social Investment
We support rural health, education
|4. Market Access
We offer farmers a fair and competitive price.
|8. Environmental Impact
We are improving our overall environmental