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

At The World, owned and operated by Hindva Hospitality LLP, we are committed to ethical, sustainable, and responsible sourcing practices that uphold human rights, protect the environment, and support social and economic development. This policy sets out our approach to responsible sourcing and our expectations of our suppliers.

POLICY OVERVIEW

Our Responsible Sourcing Policy is a framework that guides our procurement practices to ensure that our products and services are sourced in a responsible manner. We are committed to sourcing products and services that meet our high standards of quality, while also considering the social, environmental, and ethical impacts of the sourcing process.

POLICY SCOPE

This policy applies to all products and services purchased by The World, including but not limited to food, beverage, furniture, and cleaning products. It is mandatory for all our suppliers to comply with this policy, and we expect them to work with us in achieving our sustainability goals.

POLICY REQUIREMENTS

Human Rights : The World is committed to upholding the human rights of workers involved in our supply chain. We expect our suppliers to comply with all relevant human rights laws and standards, including the International Labour Organization’s Core Conventions and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

Environmental Sustainability : We are committed to minimizing the environmental impacts of our sourcing practices by prioritizing suppliers that promote sustainable practices and minimize waste and emissions. We expect our suppliers to comply with all relevant environmental laws and regulations and to continuously improve their sustainability practices.

Ethical Business Practices : We expect our suppliers to conduct their business in an ethical and transparent manner, free from corruption and conflicts of interest. We also expect them to adhere to all relevant laws and regulations related to their business operations.

POLICY EXPECTATIONS

We expect our suppliers to demonstrate a commitment to responsible sourcing by adhering to the following expectations.

Compliance : Suppliers must comply with all applicable laws and regulations related to their business operations and sourcing practices.

Transparency : Suppliers must be transparent about their sourcing practices, including the origin and production methods of their products and services.

Social Responsibility : Suppliers must demonstrate a commitment to social responsibility by upholding the human rights of workers involved in their operations and promoting community development.

Environmental Sustainability : Suppliers must prioritize environmental sustainability in their operations and work to minimize waste and emissions.

Continuous Improvement : Suppliers must continuously work to improve their sourcing practices and take corrective action when necessary to address any negative impacts.

POLICY IMPLEMENTATION

The World will implement this policy by:

  • Communicating our expectations to suppliers and working with them to ensure compliance.
  • Conducting regular supplier audits to assess compliance with this policy and identify areas for improvement.
  • Providing training and support to our employees to ensure they understand and adhere to this policy.
  • Encouraging suppliers to adopt responsible sourcing practices by providing incentives and recognition for those who demonstrate a commitment to responsible sourcing.

ACTIONS FOR NON-COMPLIANCE

We take our Responsible Sourcing Policy seriously and expect our suppliers to do the same. Failure to comply with this policy may result in a range of actions, including termination of the supplier relationship. The World reserves the right to take any necessary action to ensure that our products and services are sourced in a responsible and ethical manner.

At The World, we are committed to responsible sourcing practices that promote sustainability, protect human rights, and support economic and social development. Through our Responsible Sourcing Policy, we are taking proactive steps to ensure that our products and services are sourced in a responsible and sustainable manner. We believe that this policy will help us achieve our sustainability goals and create a better future for all.