In all areas of our work, Women’s Health Concern is conscious of its duty in setting a sound example in furtherance of the CSR policies directed by the board of trustees of the charity.

Environment

Women’s Health Concern’s environmental policy is as follows.

  • We encourage environmental responsibility amongst our stakeholders, including sponsors, donors, volunteers, clients, contractors and suppliers
  • We conduct our operations in a way which minimises our consumption of natural resources and manages waste through responsible disposal and the reuse and recycling of materials where economically feasible
  • We comply with all legal requirements
  • We include environmental considerations in our purchasing and procurement processes
  • We regularly review our progress in relation to this policy

Environmental Action Plan:

Waste management
  • We arrange for waste paper to be recycled
  • We arrange for printer cartridges to be recycled
Transport and travel
  • Where possible we use public transport in preference to personally owned cars
  • We minimise the use of air travel
Raw materials and supplies
  • We ask key suppliers to provide copies of their environmental policies
  • Where possible, we use recycl