Modern Slavery Act
We are publishing this statement in accordance with the Modern Slavery Act as a demonstration of our commitment to anti-slavery practices and an affirmation of the values we hold and adopt across our business. Hootsuite is dedicated to ensuring that the way we conduct our business reflects our values and our belief that everyone should be treated with dignity and mutual respect in an environment that is free from harassment and discrimination.
This commitment includes our unambiguous opposition to all forms of modern slavery. Due to the nature of our business, we do not see a substantial risk of modern slavery in our supply chain. Nonetheless, our Code of Conduct and trainings encourage our workforce to report suspected unethical or unlawful conduct, including modern slavery. We strive to work with business partners that share our respect for human rights.
We are committed to practices that combat modern slavery and human trafficking, and to working with and encouraging any modern slavery statement to uphold the principles in this statement.
Our organizational structure and business Hootsuite is modern slavery statement leading social media management platform which integrates social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Hootsuite Inc. Our staff We are committed to maintaining a fair and ethical workplace for all our staff, free of bullying, harassment, discrimination and violence.
We prohibit the use of all forms of forced labour and any form of human trafficking. We also ensure compliance with all applicable employment legislation relating to employee recruitment and terms and conditions, including obtaining right to work evidence and ensuring that no staff in our global offices are paid less than the applicable national minimum or living wage.
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Our supply chains As a social media management platform, Hootsuite does not have an active supply chain of consequence, being limited largely to software, office equipment and supplies. As such, the risk of modern slavery existing within our supply chain is low.
Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement
Hootsuite does, however, remain vigilant and monitor the level of risk involved through any of our supply chains and will take appropriate measures if a higher risk of modern slavery is deemed to exist.
Our modern slavery statement in relation to slavery and human trafficking We have implemented policies as part of our commitment to ethical business practices. In addition to our Respectful Workplace Policy, we also have in place a Code of Ethics which requires employees of Hootsuite to conduct business in a way that is fair, ethical and honest and in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
Hootsuite also holds a B Corp certification, which requires companies to meet rigorous modern slavery statement in respect of its staff measuring how staff are treated through compensation, benefits and training in addition to the overall work environment and health and safety practicesthe community evaluating supplier relations, diversity and involvement in the local communitygovernance focusing particularly on accountability and transparencyas well as other areas.
Vendors We expect all our contractors, suppliers and other business partners to uphold the same high standards as Hootsuite, by ensuring all employees and workers are treated with dignity and respect in a fair and ethical environment. We endeavour to review potential areas of risk in relation to our business and where applicable, in respect of suppliers, consider the nature of what is being supplied and the location modern slavery statement where it is being supplied.
Our Business Discovery, Inc. Available in countries and territories and 50 languages, Discovery is a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens and services, from linear, free-to-air and pay—TV channels to digital products and streaming services, to social and mobile-first content and formats. As of December 31,Discovery employed a little over 10, people globally, of whom more than 1, were based in the UK. Policies Discovery is committed to operate with integrity and high ethical standards in all our business activities. We have a Code of Ethics that all Discovery employees, executives, officers and directors must modern slavery statement according to the principles set forth in the Code; this sets out the ethical conduct required of all those who work for the company.
We will continue to modern slavery statement to manage any risks identified. Training It is important to us that our employees are aware of the issues surrounding modern slavery and support our values.
We intend to work with relevant employees to reinforce any steps that should be taken and to remind them of modern slavery statement channels through which any concerns can be reported. Looking ahead We will continue to monitor and develop our practices in respect of futures bitcoin le ore di negoziazione slavery or human trafficking.
Our legal function is responsible for checking and testing the success of our commitments, and will work to ensure we meet our expectations. This statement is given on behalf of Hootsuite for the financial year ending December 31, It sets out the steps taken during the financial year to prevent modern slavery and human trafficking in our business and supply chains.