Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking

Voluntary Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement

The Green Earth Appeal is making a voluntary modern slavery and human trafficking statement relating to section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

The Green Earth Appeal opposes slavery and human trafficking in all forms and make this statement to set out the steps we have taken to ensure that there is no slavery or human trafficking in our business or in our supply chains. We embrace our core business value of “Do the right thing” and believe everyone working for The Green Earth Appeal, on behalf of The Green Earth Appeal or with The Green Earth Appeal should have their human rights upheld.

About us

We are a not for profit social enterprise changing lives of some of the planet’s poorest communities through tree planting in the using agroforestry systems in the developing world.

Our annual turnover is under £36 million. Although we are not required to make a modern slavery statement under section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act.2015, we are making this voluntary statement to show our commitment to ethical trading principles.

Our commitment to ethical trading

We are committed to ethical trading principles and to acquiring goods and services without harm to others.

Due diligence

To help identify and monitor the risk of slavery and human trafficking in our supply chain, we require all non-EU suppliers to complete a due diligence questionnaire from August 1st 2019.

You can complete the due diligence questionnaire here

Training

To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our business, we provide training to all our staff.

This voluntary slavery and human trafficking statement is made in connection with section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, for the financial year ending 2019. It was approved by The Green Earth Appeal founder Marvin Baker on 17/07/2019.

The Green Earth Appeal

Date: 17/07/2019