Our policies

Anti-corruption, Fraud and Bribery Policy

Outlines personal responsibilities in observing and upholding our zero-tolerance position on bribery, corruption, and fraud. It describes our framework and provides information and guidance on how to recognise and deal with bribery, fraud, and corruption issues.

Anti-corruption, Fraud and Bribery Policy (June 2021)

Code of Ethics

Sets out the values, culture, and practices that we aim to demonstrate and expect of all our staff, partners, consultants, and grant-holders/grantees.

Code of Ethics (June 2021)

Conflict of Interest Policy

We acknowledge that conflicts of interest can occur during our operations and can adversely affect our reputation and effectiveness. This policy sets out the standards expected and how to manage any perceived or actual conflict of interest.

Conflict of Interest Policy (June 2021)

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Policy

Describes our approach to promoting social justice, human rights, and sustainable development throughout our work.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Policy (June 2021)

Data Protection Policy

We recognise the importance of preserving privacy and protecting personal data and are committed to complying with the principles of the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA18) and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Data Protection Policy (June 2021)

Environmental Policy

Outlines our commitment to protecting the environment, preventing pollution, complying with environmental legislation and other requirements relevant to our activities.

Environmental Policy (June 2021)

Safeguarding Policy

Sets out our zero-tolerance and commitment to protect children, young people, and adults from harm or risk, including sexual harassment, exploitation, and abuse. It also outlines how we identify and respond to safeguarding concerns and how these can be reported and always will be investigated by us.

More information on our Safeguarding page

Safeguarding Policy (June 2021)

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors and treat their personal information appropriately. This privacy and cookie policy is in place to ensure user personal information is appropriately protected.

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Whistleblowing Policy

We are committed to ensuring the highest standards of conduct in our operations and in maintaining compliance with all applicable policies, laws, rules, and regulations. We are encouraging and upholding an independent whistleblowing arrangement to facilitate that our staff, stakeholders, our grant-holders/grantees and their beneficiaries easily can report illegal, unethical, or improper conduct.

More information on our Whistleblowing page

Whistleblowing Policy (June 2021)