Standards and Affiliations

The Foodgrains Bank strives to meet and adhere to the following standards regarding governance, partnerships, organizational integrity, fundraising and communications, program quality, and financial and human resource management:

  • Canadian Council for International Co-operation’s Code of Ethics and Operational Standards
  • Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and Non-Governmental Organizations in Disaster Relief
  • Sphere Minimum Standards
  • Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability
  • IASC Six Core Principles Relating to Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
  • Canadian Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations

We also participate in coalitions and memberships in the development and aid sector to strengthen our work, including:

  • Canadian Council for International Co-operation
  • Humanitarian Response Network
  • Food Security Policy Group
  • Humanitarian Coalition
  • Trans Atlantic Food Assistance Dialogue
  • Canadian Coalition on Climate Change and Development