Total number and percentage of significant investment agreements and contracts
that include human rights clauses or that underwent human rights screening.
The Code of Conduct (sections 7.2 & 7.3) and the Internal Labour Regulations (article 23) provide guidance on the protection of human rights throughout the supply chain.
Both documents make clear references to the respect of human rights. Furthermore, all employees have been trained on both documents which are accessible to all employees through the corporate network.
With regards to the new Procurement Manual, which was completed at the end of 2016 and has been in operation since January 1, 2017, paragraphs have been added which refer to the performance of our suppliers in terms of Sustainable Development and Corporate Social Responsibility issues throughout our cooperation.
Also, a compliance clause of our suppliers with the principles of the UN Global Compact Has been incorporated in all new contracts and purchase orders for materials and services.