Fragrance Notes Spring 2017 - Page 22

C O M M I T T E E L E AD E RS H IP Value Chain & Sustainability Committee Board Liaison – Joy Atkinson, Firmenich Staff – Amanda Nguyen Mission: Strategically enhance relationships and perceptions of the fragrance industry with partners across the value chain by: • Establishing advocacy and communication platforms between IFRA North America and value chain participants including suppliers, customers, retailers, consumers and third party programs. • Coordinating IFRA North America positions with appropriate key stakeholders including trade associations, organizations, and third party certifiers resulting in valuable information networks and strategic alliances. • Providing educational opportunities for IFRA North America members to enhance the industry’s understanding and impact in the area of sustainability. • Facilitating the exchange of sustainability best practices for IFRA North America members. • Assisting members, suppliers, and customers through activities, knowledge sharing, and timely reporting on key value chain and sustainability issues. 22 FRAGRANCE NOTES SPRING 2017