BRAZIL

Development of the unified management system of the Legal Meat Programme and strengthening of monitoring, reporting and verification.

In collaboration with the Federal Public Prosecutor's Office (MPF) of Brazil, support is provided for the development of the unified management system of the Legal Meat Programme and the strengthening of monitoring, reporting and verification procedures. in the states of Acre, Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Pará, Rondônia and Tocantins. The Legal Meat Programme began in 2009 to regularise the livestock production chain by signing Terms of Adjustment of Conduct (TAC) with slaughterhouses, which undertake to buy raw material from producers who respect the environmental legislation established in the Forestry Code, to have properties registered in the Rural Environmental Register (CAR) and to respect labour, human and indigenous peoples' rights. 

Implementation period: noviembre de 2023 – agosto de 2025.

Expected results

  1. Development of the unified management system of the Legal Meat Programme for the states of Acre, Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Pará, Rondônia and Tocantins.

  2. Face-to-face and virtual training The working teams of the states that make up the carne Legal Programme in the proposal for a unified management system.

  3. Support to the MPF in the planning and implementation of a annual audit cycle of the Terms of Conduct Adjustment.

  4. Institutionalisation roadmap of the procedures of the unified management system.