History

    The ALS was launched on October 31st, 2014 as a system to monitor the performance of Licensed Assessors globally. 

    • January 2012 to June 2014 - Design phase
    • June 2014 - Stakeholder consultation period
    • October 2014 - Consultations in Malaysia and Indonesia
    • October 2014 - Launch 
    • January 2015 - Formal adoption in the RSPO New Planting Procedure (NPP) 
    • January to December 2016 - Review of the ALS to identify opportunities for improvement
    • January to December 2017 - Implementation of improvements