At [CBD Online Magazine Name], we are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in all aspects of our operations, including the fight against modern slavery and human trafficking. We recognize the importance of addressing these issues and take our responsibility to prevent and eradicate modern slavery very seriously.
- Policy: We have implemented a Modern Slavery Policy that sets out our commitment to combating modern slavery and human trafficking. This policy is communicated to all our employees, stakeholders, and business partners, emphasizing our zero-tolerance approach.
- Risk Assessment: We conduct regular risk assessments across our supply chains and business operations to identify and assess any potential risks of modern slavery. This assessment helps us to focus our efforts on high-risk areas and take appropriate actions to mitigate these risks.
- Supplier Due Diligence: We have established a robust due diligence process for our suppliers and business partners. We expect our suppliers to share our commitment to ethical practices and to have adequate measures in place to prevent modern slavery within their own operations and supply chains.
- Code of Conduct: We maintain a Code of Conduct that outlines our expectations and standards regarding human rights, labor practices, and ethical behavior. We communicate this code to all our employees and expect our suppliers and business partners to adhere to similar principles.
- Training and Awareness: We provide training and awareness programs to our employees to ensure they understand the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking and are equipped to identify and report any concerns. We also engage in ongoing communication and collaboration with our suppliers and business partners to promote awareness and best practices.
- Reporting and Whistleblowing: We encourage our employees, suppliers, and stakeholders to report any concerns or suspicions regarding modern slavery or human trafficking. We have implemented robust reporting mechanisms, including a confidential whistleblowing hotline, to facilitate the reporting of such issues.
- Continuous Improvement: We are committed to continuous improvement in our efforts to combat modern slavery. We regularly review and update our policies, procedures, and due diligence processes to ensure their effectiveness and alignment with emerging best practices.
We believe in transparency and accountability. While we are committed to combating modern slavery, we also recognize that addressing these complex issues requires ongoing collaboration and collective action. We strive to share our progress, challenges, and initiatives related to combating modern slavery through regular updates and reporting mechanisms.
The responsibility to combat modern slavery is shared by all individuals and organizations. We encourage our stakeholders, including customers, employees, suppliers, and business partners, to join us in this endeavor. Together, we can make a meaningful difference in the fight against modern slavery and contribute to a more just and equitable society.
This Modern Slavery Statement is reviewed annually and is publicly available on our website to ensure transparency and accountability. It reflects our commitment to taking a proactive stance against modern slavery and human trafficking and serves as a foundation for our ongoing efforts to create positive change.
If you have any questions or require further information about our approach to combatting modern slavery, please contact us at [email protected].
Last updated: 29-7-2023