Governance

A key element of the 4C Association is its participatory decision-making process. Grouped into three chambers – Producer, Trade and Industry, and Civil Society - all stakeholders are equally represented in every governance organ and have equal decision-making powers.

Council

The Council is the association’s strategic decision-making body and is elected by the General Assembly.

Producer Representatives

Trade & Industry Representatives

Civil Society Representatives

Technical Committee

The Technical Committee recommends modifications and revisions of the Code of Conduct, and assesses the conceptual quality and impact of the Entry-level Standard's services, tools, technical documents and capacity development activities.

Producer Representatives

Trade & Industry Representatives

Civil Society Representatives

Mediation Board

The Mediation Board is responsible for settling disputes arising from the misinterpretation of, or the failure to respect, the Statutes of the 4C Association, its Rules of Participation and the Code of Conduct.

Chairperson/Ombudsman

Producer Representatives

Trade & Industry Representatives

Civil Society Representatives

Non-Affiliated