Modern Slavery Statement
The definition of modern slavery is broad and includes forced labour, servitude, slavery, human trafficking, debt bondage, forced or servile marriage, descent-based slavery and child labour. SSE supports and is fully committed to upholding the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, the aims of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the principles underpinning the UN Global Compact, of which it is a signatory, the International Bill of Human Rights and the fundamental rights set out by the International Labour Organisation’s Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work.
SSE applies zero tolerance of modern slavery in all its forms and has a responsibility to understand the risks within its own business and supply chain and ensuring ongoing management of those risks.
You can find our full modern slavery statement HERE