New Business Integrity guidance released by AIM-PROGRESS

Business Integrity is one of the four pillars of Responsible Sourcing, as defined by AIM-PROGRESS. A dedicated work stream, under the leadership of Emeka Nwankpah, Kellogg's Director for Ethics & Compliance, is focussing on practical support to members to address bribery and corruption. So far the work stream has issued guidance on wording for the business integrity element in supplier codes, a training deck to use with suppliers (and internally) on how to address business integrity, and - as the latest deliverable - a BI SAQ and accompanying guidance document, developed jointly with Good Corporation. This will help enhance AIM-PROGRESS members' supplier SAQs. The next work item on the agenda of the work stream will be to address due diligence processes for BI assurance.