The GoodWeave International Certification Division (GWI-CD) implements the inspection, monitoring and certification program for GoodWeave. As the certification body of the GoodWeave system, GWI-CD is responsible for coordinating and overseeing the work of inspectors based in South Asia that visit licensed manufacturers on a surprise, random basis. The policies guiding its operations are listed below:
- GWI Licensing and Certification Policy
- GWI License Fee Schedule
- GWI Confidentiality Policy
- GWI Trademark Policy
- GWI-CD Code of Ethics
- Operating Procedures (OP) Complaints and Appeals
To view more policies and procedures of GWI, please click here.
De-licensed Companies (Excel)
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Approved inspection personnel:
Bahadure Sherpa (Nepal)
GWI Oversight Committee
The Certification Committee is responsible for decision-making on licensing and certification. Click here to view the Certification Committee Terms of Reference.
Click here for Certification Committee member biographies.
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