Modern Slavery Statement 2022

At CBD1 Stop Zone, we are committed to promoting ethical practices and upholding human rights. We strongly condemn modern slavery and human trafficking in all its forms. This Modern Slavery Statement outlines our stance on these issues and the steps we take to ensure that our operations and supply chains are free from any form of slavery or human exploitation.

Our Commitment:

CBD1 Stop Zone is dedicated to operating in a socially responsible manner and promoting ethical practices throughout our organization. We are committed to:

  1. Compliance with Laws: We adhere to all applicable laws and regulations related to modern slavery and human trafficking. We ensure that our activities, both within our organization and in our supply chains, are in full compliance with these laws.
  2. Supply Chain Transparency: We strive to maintain transparency within our supply chains. We work closely with our suppliers to ensure that they share our commitment to ethical practices, including the elimination of modern slavery.
  3. Due Diligence: We conduct due diligence to assess and monitor our suppliers and business partners to identify any potential risks related to modern slavery and human trafficking. This includes reviewing their policies, procedures, and practices to ensure compliance with international standards.
  4. Risk Assessment and Mitigation: We regularly assess the risks associated with modern slavery and human trafficking in our operations and supply chains. Wherever risks are identified, we take appropriate measures to mitigate them and work towards their elimination.
  5. Training and Awareness: We provide training and awareness programs to our employees and suppliers to ensure they understand the risks and signs of modern slavery and human trafficking. By fostering a culture of awareness, we empower individuals to identify and report any concerns promptly.
  6. Reporting and Investigation: We encourage the reporting of any suspected instances of modern slavery or human trafficking. We have established channels for reporting such concerns, and we investigate and take appropriate action on all reported cases.
  7. Continuous Improvement: We are committed to continually improving our practices and procedures to prevent modern slavery and human trafficking. We review our policies and processes regularly to ensure their effectiveness and alignment with best practices.

Supplier Expectations:

We expect our suppliers and business partners to share our commitment to combat modern slavery and human trafficking. When engaging with suppliers, we seek assurances that they operate in compliance with applicable laws and regulations and have implemented robust measures to prevent modern slavery within their own supply chains.

By partnering with suppliers who uphold ethical standards, we aim to create a sustainable and responsible supply chain that supports human rights and contributes positively to society.

Future Steps:

We recognize that the fight against modern slavery and human trafficking is an ongoing effort. We will continue to review and refine our policies, procedures, and practices to strengthen our commitment and contribute to the eradication of these heinous crimes.

We will also monitor changes in legislation and industry best practices to ensure that our Modern Slavery Statement remains relevant and aligned with evolving standards.

Conclusion:

CBD1 Stop Zone is committed to the highest standards of integrity, transparency, and accountability. We condemn modern slavery and human trafficking and are dedicated to working towards their eradication. We aim to lead by example and inspire others in the industry to take similar measures to protect human rights and combat modern slavery.

This Modern Slavery Statement represents our commitment and sets the foundation for our ongoing efforts to build a responsible and ethical organization.

Signed,

CBD1 Stop Zone Management