Answer: Social & Labor Convergence Program (SLCP) is a converged assessment that focus on collaboration to support stakeholders to improve working conditions, unlock the potential audit-related saving that and redirect those financial saving to improvement social and labor condition.
This SLCP Tool is based on international labor standards, national labor laws, and social and labor aspects commonly addressed in social industry and certification standards. The Tool is also “standard agnostic” with regard to brand and industry codes of conduct, allowing SLCP verified assessment data to inform benchmarks of different social and labor initiatives.
Elements of a traditional audit program considered out of scope of the SLCP Tool:
• Conformance with company standards, codes of conduct, or scoring systems
• Recommendation and timeframe for a corrective action process