Code of Conduct
Anti-Bullying and Harassment
Safeguarding encompasses more than child and vulnerable adult protection, bullying or harassment at work can constitute a safeguarding incident. Safe organisations should have robust anti-bullying and harassment policies in place that provide clear reporting and resolution processes.
1. Gaia Education's Anti-Harassment Policy (pdf) can be found online.
Safeguarding & Whistleblowing Example Policies
A range of example safeguarding and whistleblowing policies for organisations to read, review and adapt to individual contexts.
Bond Safeguarding Summit Working Group Draft Reports
The four working groups that were taking forward actions from the Safeguarding Summit on 5 March have now produced their draft reports.
Safeguarding Research Summary 2018
This report provides the analysis of a small research project conducted by the Scottish Government and Scotland’s International Development Alliance with stakeholders in the international development sector.
Safeguarding Template Pilot Version 2018
This is a tool to help organisations develop their own safeguarding policies.
Safeguarding Summit- 18 October 2018
Outcome and commitment documents from 'Putting People First: Tackling Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Sexual Harassment in the Aid Sector. London Summit, 18 October 2018'
Tools, templates and examples of various safeguarding resources and policies.
Different organisations' definitions of safeguarding.
A definition of due diligence and examples of the due diligence process.
Examples of safeguarding policies from different large, medium and small organisations.
Sample codes of conduct, whilstleblowing and bullying & harassment policies
Reporting & Investigation
An example of a reporting and case management form.
Legislative policies relating to the wider safeguarding context in Scotland and the UK.
Meet the Safer for All Package
Ministerial foreward to the Safer for All package.
Scotland's Global Role
The Scottish Government's international development policy and how it relates to safeguarding.
The wider UK safeguarding context and key government summits.