Holistic corporate supply chain policy from Telenor guarantees strong requirements across its entire supply chain of 2.1 million employees.
As a world-leading telecommunications companies, Telenor is working to reduce inequality through a focus on supply chain sustainability, with 97% of its suppliers covered by requirements on health and safety, human and labour rights, environment, and anti-corruption. Capacity building and rigorous monitoring of compliance means that over 80% of non-conformities are mitigated within a year. As the largest telecommunications provider in Myanmar, a country battling with corruption, the policy has been particularly important to improve wages and working conditions, and Telenor has trained over 15,000 workers in the country.
This solution was featured in Illuminating Supply Chains market of the 2018 Global Opportunity Report, and was selected based on the criteria of that report.