Modern Slavery Act Transparency Statement
This statement on Modern Slavery 2016/2017 is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.
Slavery, servitude, forced and compulsory labour and human trafficking (‘Modern Slavery’) is a global issue. Modern Slavery is a criminal activity, a gross violation of fundamental human rights and a growing concern.
Recognising that every area of business has the potential to be impacted by this issue, the Group has implemented a policy for the prevention, detection and reporting of modern slavery in all aspects of its business and supply chains. As a global organisation with immense reach, the Group takes our moral and ethical obligation to combat Modern Slavery very seriously.
The Group is an international organisation with business interests in the aviation, travel, tourism and leisure industries. Employing people from more than 160 countries across our 50 business units and associated firms, we offer specialist services spanning almost every aspect of the market.
Emirates airline is one of two key divisions in the group. Emirates is one of the world’s largest international airlines, connecting millions of passengers each year across six continents. Operating a young and modern aircraft fleet, it is widely recognised for its high quality products and services. dnata is one of the world’s largest air services providers. Established in 1959, the company offers ground handling, cargo, travel, and flight catering services across six continents.