The World : Luxury 5-Star Hotel in Surat, Gujarat, India

As a responsible and ethical global organization, we at The World, Owned and Operated by Hindva Hospitality LLP, recognize that human trafficking and modern slavery are among the most egregious violations of human rights. We are committed to preventing and addressing these abuses throughout our operations and supply chain. This statement sets out our approach and progress towards eliminating modern slavery and human trafficking in accordance with the laws and regulations of India, the country in which we operate.

OUR COMMITMENT :

We are committed to respecting human rights and to ensuring that our operations and supply chains are free from modern slavery and human trafficking. We have implemented various policies and procedures to prevent and address these issues. Our approach includes:

Conducting due diligence : We conduct due diligence on our supply chain partners to ensure that they share our values and are committed to ethical practices. We require our suppliers to comply with our Supplier Code of Conduct, which prohibits modern slavery and human trafficking.

Monitoring our supply chain : We have implemented monitoring mechanisms to ensure that our suppliers comply with our policies and procedures. We work closely with our suppliers to identify and address any issues that may arise.

Training and awareness : We provide training to our employees and suppliers to raise awareness of modern slavery and human trafficking. Our employees are required to complete training on these issues, and we provide training to our suppliers as part of our due diligence process.

OUR POLICIES AND PROCEDURES :

We have implemented various policies and procedures to prevent and address modern slavery and human trafficking, including:

Our Human Rights Policy : This policy sets out our commitment to respect human rights, including the prohibition of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Our Supplier Code of Conduct : Our Supplier Code of Conduct sets out our expectations for our suppliers, including their obligation to comply with applicable laws and regulations, including those related to modern slavery and human trafficking.

Our Responsible Sourcing Policy : Our Responsible Sourcing Policy sets out our commitment to sourcing products and services in a responsible manner, including the prohibition of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Our Whistleblower Policy : Our Whistleblower Policy provides a mechanism for employees and other stakeholders to report any concerns related to modern slavery and human trafficking.

OUR TRAINING AND AWARENESS :

We provide training and awareness-raising activities to our employees and suppliers to ensure they understand their responsibilities and how to identify and prevent modern slavery and human trafficking. We also raise awareness through our communications channels and events. Our training and awareness-raising activities include:

Employee Training : All of our employees receive training on human rights, including modern slavery and human trafficking. We also provide specific training to employees who work in high-risk areas or have responsibilities related to our supply chain.

Supplier Training : We provide training to our suppliers as part of our due diligence process. We also provide ongoing training to our suppliers to ensure they understand their responsibilities and how to identify and prevent modern slavery and human trafficking.

Awareness-raising : We raise awareness of modern slavery and human trafficking through our communications channels, including our website, social media, and internal communications. We also participate in events and initiatives aimed at raising awareness of these issues.

OUR PROGRESS :

We are committed to making progress in addressing modern slavery and human trafficking. We regularly monitor our supply chain and work with our suppliers to identify and address any issues that arise. We have implemented various initiatives aimed at preventing and addressing these issues, including:

Conducting risk assessments : We regularly conduct risk assessments to identify high-risk areas and take appropriate actions to address any identified risks.

Strengthening due diligence : We have strengthened our due diligence process to ensure that we are effectively identifying and addressing any issues related to modern slavery and human trafficking in our supply chain.

Collaborating with stakeholders : We work with various stakeholders, including industry groups, NGOs, and governments, to address modern slavery and human trafficking.

In conclusion, the fight against slavery and human trafficking is an ongoing effort that requires a sustained commitment and collaboration among individuals, organizations, governments, and civil society. At The World, we are committed to doing our part to eradicate these heinous crimes by implementing robust policies and procedures, providing training and awareness programs to our employees and partners, and engaging with stakeholders to ensure that we are continually improving our approach.

We recognize that there is still much work to be done, and we are committed to doing our part in contributing to a world where every person is free and treated with dignity and respect. We believe that through our collective efforts, we can make a real difference in the lives of vulnerable people around the world and create a more just and equitable society for all.