The business has a written policy on the involvement of children in tours

What does this mean?

  • This policy needs to clearly state the position of the business on the involvement of children in tours.
  • Specific reference needs to be made around protecting children against sexual exploitation.

What do I do?

  • FTT is the Local Code Representative (LCR) for the Tourism Child Protection Code of Conduct (the Code). 

Learn more about the Code at the following link: http://www.fairtradetourism.org.za/thecode/index.html

  • Refer to the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) which is also referred to in point A1.3.

The Resource Centre has an example of what such a policy could include.  The policy should include: