How to prepare for a Social Audit

Ethical supply chain management is a critical challenge for businesses, regardless of their scale. To demonstrate adherence to responsible practices, firms increasingly opt for social audits. Thorough preparation can streamline this evaluation process, yielding more meaningful results. Social audit standards come in many flavors, such as the SMETA 2 and 4 Pillar or the Sustainability Initiative […]

The Ethical Trading Initiative Base Code

The Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Base Code is a globally recognized set of guidelines that establishes minimum standards for working conditions and labour practices in supply chains. Developed by the ETI, a leading alliance of companies, trade unions, and NGOs, the Base Code is founded on the conventions of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and […]

The Ultimate Guide to Social Audits and Ethical Audits in 2024

Social and Ethical audits is a crucial tool for organisations to evaluate their practices, ensure compliance with regulations, and demonstrate their commitment to social responsibility. This guide will delve into the world of social and ethical audits, exploring their significance, and will touch on the contextual needs for these audits in the African continent. What […]