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Relationships with our suppliers are about more than just contract management. We consider them strategic partners in the process of integrating skills and knowledge aimed at improving management, competitiveness and productivity. In order to strengthen these relationships and drive the achievement of objectives, we have practices in place in which we promote corporate growth.

  • Practices with suppliers and contractors 

    Knowledge transfer opportunities

    We use these opportunities to promote collaborative work, the exchange of new knowledge, and the improvement of skills among our suppliers, for the benefit of their development and that of society.

    Talks and training

    Talks and training

    Offering dialogue sessions with our suppliers to focus mainly on the following topics:

    • Compliance with human rights.
    • Innovation as a key factor in companies.
    • Productivity and supply models.
     
    Suppliers Convention

    Suppliers Convention

    Event in which we strengthen relationships with our strategic allies, share the lessons learned and our business practices.

    Since 2010, we have benefited from the participation of lecturers, using several methodologies and discussing issues on current interests.

    At our eighth Annual Supplier Convention, held in 2017, we strengthened relations with 144 suppliers through the transfer of practices, a close communication and integration experiences. We discussed topics such as the Sustainable Development Goals, specifically “Decent Work and Economic Growth”, we shared information of interest for suppliers and contractors, and created spaces for personal growth.

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    Procurement news

    Regulations

    We have established agreements and policies for negotiating and procuring the goods and services that our Company needs, the rational and efficient management of these goods and services, and the adoption of business practices that promote mutually beneficial interactions with suppliers.

    General Terms of Procurement

    Cross-cutting statements and practices of all ISAGEN procurement processes to be adopted by all suppliers invited to submit bids and by all firms contracted, whose default shall be valid grounds for the unilateral termination of the contracts by our Company. The document includes anti-corruption practices, impediments to submit bids or enter into contracts, source of income, respect for human rights and environmental protection, labor protection, personal data processing, conflicts of interest, confidentiality, regulations for consortia and joint ventures, subcontractors, procedures for the registration of potential suppliers and invoices as securities, among others.

    Electronic Invoices

    In application of paragraph 1, Article 3, Decree 2242/2015, we inform our contractors that they must issue and send electronic invoices accompanied by their digital format to the following email address correspondencia@isagen.com.co. ISAGEN shall not accept any electronic invoices and their digital formats sent to a different email address.

    Supplier evaluation

    We evaluate our suppliers and contractors in order to create opportunities for improvement. As a result, we carry out evaluations throughout the contractual relationship on issues such as Minimum Sustainability Levels, and legal and reputational risks.

    Consistent with our Anti-Corruption, Anti-Fraud, Anti-Bribery, Environmental y de Human Rights policies, our commitment to respect the rights and freedoms of all workers in the value chain is extended to suppliers and contractors, and therefore all agreements and contracts include clauses that require compliance with these rights and freedoms, to ensure that contractual operations are conducted in a satisfactory manner.

    •  See PDF | Human Rights Policy
    •  See PDF | Statement of Ethical Behavior
    •  See PDF | Stakeholder Relations Policy

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Management report

Management report

Every year, we share our management report which address the most relevant business aspects throughout the year.

 
Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Ethics is our core value: acting correctly and in good faith, being coherent in in what you think, say and do and favoring common good over personal interests; these attitudes translate into good results that, in turn, contributed to the sustainability of our Company and the society.

 
Occupational safety and health

Occupational safety and health, security and environment

We engage in preventive occupational safety and health management in all our business activities, avoiding the occurrence of high-risk events and working emphasized on self-care, on developing healthy life habits and promoting personal commitment, with the aim of contributing to a safe work environment.

 
Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Ethics is our core value: acting correctly and in good faith, being coherent in in what you think, say and do and favoring common good over personal interests; these attitudes translate into good results that, in turn, contributed to the sustainability of our Company and the society.