GRI Compliance / Social

Child Labour 2016

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REFStatusDisclosureOur Response

GRI 408-01

Full Disclosure

Operations and suppliers at significant risk for incidents of child labor

  1. Operations and suppliers considered to have significant risk for incidents of:
    1. child labor;
    2. young workers exposed to hazardous work.
    3. type of operation (such as manufacturing plant) and supplier;
    4. countries or geographic areas with operations and suppliers considered at risk.
  2. Operations and suppliers considered to have significant risk for incidents of child labor either in terms of:
  3. Measures taken by the organization in the reporting period intended to contribute to the effective abolition of child labor.

We consider that, given the nature of our business, we are at low risk for incidents of child labour or young workers exposed to hazardous work.

We discuss our promotion of Human Rights and ethical conduct in our Annual Report and Financial Statements on page 77. Details of the due diligence we undertake on our suppliers and our expectation for them to subscribe to our Code of Conduct or have equivalent standards and procedures in their own business are given on page 78 of the Annual Report and Financial Statements.