Voluntary Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement
We oppose slavery and human trafficking in all its forms. This statement sets out the steps we have taken in 2023 to ensure that there is no slavery or human trafficking in our business or in our supply chains, including ensuring all suppliers agree to comply with Modern Slavery legislation.
We are a small limited company providing technology professional services in the non-profit sector.
Our annual turnover is under £36 million. Although we are not required to make a modern slavery statement under section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, we are making this voluntary statement to show our commitment to ethical trading principles and to set out the steps we are taking to identify risks and tackles modern slavery and human trafficking in our business and in our supply chains.
Our supply chains mainly consist of the following: Direct employees and software providers – Salesforce, Google and similar software services, we have no other substantial supply chain.
Our Anti-slavery Policy reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships and to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking is not taking place anywhere in our supply chains.
Due diligence and risk assessment
To help identify and monitor the risk of slavery and human trafficking in our supply chain we conduct reviews of any new suppliers to ensure their compliance with our standards.
We vet suppliers and sub-contractors to ensure that they are committed to ethical labour practices.
We only employ agency workers through reputable employment agencies that adhere to our anti-slavery and human trafficking policy (or equivalent policies).
Effectiveness in combating slavery and human trafficking
We use the following key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure how effective we have been at ensuring that slavery and human trafficking is not taking place in any part of our business or supply chains:
- The percentage of suppliers and sub contractors vetted for ethical labour practices.
- The number of inspections of direct suppliers and sub-contractors in our supply chains in the past year.
- The number of reported breaches in the past year.
- Percentage of staff receiving training on identifying and addressing the risk of slavery and human trafficking in our business and supply chains
Following a review of the effectiveness of the steps we have taken to ensure that there is no slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains.
This voluntary slavery and human trafficking statement is made for the financial year ending 2023 it was approved by our Directors on 01/01/2023.