COMMUNITY & ENVIRONMENT - Implementation

3.2.3 Supplier assessment

Does the company conduct a supplier assessment with regards to their impacts on children’s rights in the community and the environment?

Scoring options

  • 10: Yes, the company conducts supplier assessments/audits with regards to their impacts on children’s rights in the community and environment.
  • 5: Yes, the company conducts supplier assessments with regards to their impacts on human rights in the community and environment
  • 0: No, the company does not conduct supplier assessment with regards to their impacts on children’s rights in the community and environment.

Rationale

To be able to monitor issues such as environmental performance or children’s right in the community among suppliers, it is of vital importance to show to them that it’s an issue they will be measured against.

What are we looking for?

Clear description of environmental performance or children’s right in the community being part of the topics that suppliers are assessed against. We’re expecting that the company describes the process for supplier assessments, and which issues they focus on.
GRI standards ref: 103-2, 308-1, 414-1

Methodology

Corporate Sector & Children’s Rights
Benchmark Series

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