Modern Slavery Statement

Introduction

Global Response Aid is committed to conducting its business fairly, honestly and openly. We take a zero-tolerance approach to modern slavery in both our business and our supply chain. We have reviewed our existing risk management processes to determine to what extent measures already exist, and what further measures may be required to prevent slavery taking place in any part of our supply chains.

Purpose

This statement sets out Global Response Aid’s actions to understand all potential modern slavery risks related to its business and to put in place steps that are aimed at ensuring that there is no slavery or human trafficking in its supply chains. The organisation is absolutely committed to preventing slavery and human trafficking in its corporate activities, and to ensuring that its supply chains are free from slavery and human trafficking.

Due diligence process for slavery and human trafficking

We have in place systems to:Identify and assess potential risk areas in our supply chains. Mitigate the risk of slavery and human trafficking occurring in our supply chains. Monitor potential risk areas in our supply chains. Protect whistle blowers.

Our Supply Chains

Global Response Aid is committed to ensuring there is transparency in our own business and in our approach to tackling modern slavery throughout our supply chains, consistent with our disclosure obligations under the MSA. We expect the same high standards from all our suppliers and business partners. Global Response Aid require our suppliers to hold their own suppliers to the same high standards.

Further steps

To underpin our policy commitments, Global Response Aid will undertake the following measures:Conduct risk assessments to determine which parts of our business and which of our suppliers are most at risk of modern slavery; Put in place appropriate training where this is identified as required following risk assessments; Engage with our suppliers both to convey our Modern Slavery Policy and to gain an understanding of the measures taken by them to ensure modern slavery is not occurring in their businesses and their supply chain