Legal Commitment against modern slavery

Commitment against modern slavery

We recognize our responsibility to conduct business in a manner that respects and protects human dignity.

Our Modern Slavery Policy is a declaration of our unwavering commitment to combating modern slavery, human trafficking, forced labor, and any form of exploitation in our operations and supply chain. This policy is a testament to our values, embodying our dedication to ethical business practices and the well-being of all individuals affected by our business activities.

Our commitment

Høst is committed to ensuring that our business operations and supply chains are free from modern slavery and human trafficking. We uphold the highest standards of integrity and transparency in all our business dealings and expect the same from our partners, suppliers, and contractors. Our commitment extends beyond compliance with legal requirements; it is about making a positive impact and safeguarding human rights.

Scope of policy

This policy applies to all employees, officers, directors, and business partners of Høst, including suppliers, contractors, and other parties directly linked to our business processes. It outlines our collective responsibility to prevent, identify, and address any risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our business activities.


Due Diligence:

We conduct due diligence processes to identify and assess potential risks of modern slavery in our operations and supply chain. We engage with our suppliers and partners to ensure they share our commitment to human rights and ethical business practices.

Awareness and Training

We invest in awareness and training programs for our employees and business partners to recognize the signs of modern slavery and understand their role in preventing it. Education is a key tool in our fight against exploitation.

Reporting and Transparency

Høst encourages a culture of openness where concerns about modern slavery can be reported without fear of retaliation.

Collaboration and Engagement

Recognizing that eradicating modern slavery requires collective action, Høst collaborates with industry peers, NGOs, and governmental bodies to share best practices and strengthen our impact.

Our actions

Supplier Code of Conduct

We implement a Supplier Code of Conduct that sets forth our expectations regarding ethical business practices, including the explicit prohibition of modern slavery. Compliance with this code is a prerequisite for doing business with Høst.

Regular Audits and Assessments

To ensure adherence to our standards, we assess our operations and supply chain. These evaluations help us to identify areas for improvement and take corrective actions.

Support and Remediation

In cases where modern slavery is identified, Høst is committed to providing support. We work closely with our suppliers and partners to address the root causes of exploitation and prevent its recurrence.


Our Modern Slavery Policy reflects Høst’s dedication to acting ethically and with integrity throughout our global operations and supply chain. By adhering to this policy, we not only comply with legal obligations but also contribute to a more just and equitable world. Together, we can make a significant difference in the lives of those vulnerable to exploitation, reinforcing our commitment to human rights and ethical business practices.