Code of Conduct & PledgeNovember 1, 2021 2021-11-10 5:36
Code of Conduct & Pledge
CODE OF CONDUCT & PLEDGE
The global hospitality industry has lacked a unified code of conduct governing the actions of hospitality professionals and modulating corporate policy and processes. Given the diversity and multiculturalism of personnel operating in the industry, there is a dire need for a global code of conduct.
In response to the need, the International Hospitality Institute has created the Hospitality Code of Ethics (“HCODE”) to guide hospitality companies and practitioners worldwide. The HCODE is founded on the conceptual frames below:
Commitment to Equality
Commitment to Diversity
Fair Pay Standards
Equal Opportunity Standards
Avoidance of Human Trafficking
Avoidance of Sexual Harassment
Commitment to Environmental Sustainability.
IHI’s Hospitality Code of Ethics for the hospitality industry includes four sections that outline the specific responsibilities of hospitality professionals: