Bribery, Corruption and Fraud Policy

Our Ethics, Company Commitment and Sustainability Oath

  • DeltaGRiC Consulting is committed to conducting business ethically and honestly and to implementing and enforcing systems that prevent all forms of bribery, corruption, and fraud. DeltaGRiC has zero tolerance for bribery and corrupt activities. We are committed to acting professionally, fairly, and with integrity in all business dealings and relationships we build with our employees. DeltaGRiC Consulting will constantly uphold all laws relating to anti-bribery and corruption and adhere to the applicable Social Standard requirements in combating any form hereof.

  • To whom does this policy apply?

This policy applies to all employees, managers, and owners of DeltaGRiC Consulting, including temporary or contract employees. Employees must ensure that they do not become involved in any way in the payment of bribes. This policy sets out the minimum standards (ILO conventions and recommendations, or any other relevant legislation that might be applicable) to which all employees of DeltaGRiC Consulting must adhere at all times.

  • To Definitions

Bribery can be described as giving or receiving anything from any person (usually money, a gift, loan, reward, favour, commission or entertainment) as an improper inducement or reward for obtaining business, employment or any other benefit. Bribes can therefore include, but are not limited to:

gifts and excessive or inappropriate entertainment, hospitality, travel and accommodation expenses;

payments, whether by employees or business partners such as recruiters, labour service providers or consultants; and

other ‘favours’ provided to supervisors, such as making unwanted advances, payments or promises.

  • Company Commitment

All employees of DeltaGRiC Consulting must adhere to the company ethos of bribery and corruption. No employee or manager will be allowed to take part or become involved in any form of bribery, corrupt behaviour, or fraud, including the following:

Offer, pay, or give anything of value to any person through which one will unethically gain something in return which is not provided for in terms of their employment contract.

Attempt to mislead or induce any person to do something illegal or which goes against the company policy.

Mislead or intentionally lie to any person to gain an advantage above and beyond their employment agreement.

Violate any rules by shifting blame or responsibility onto another employee/person.

Fraudulent practices against the company ethos or legislation.

DeltaGRiC Consulting is committed to removing and combatting any inappropriate behaviour immediately and will not tolerate such behaviour from employees, managers, or customers/clients in any way or form. This policy binds the company to its commitment to regularly discuss and mitigate factors related to bribery, corruption, or fraudulent behaviour.