SOCIAL LICENCE to OPERATE

The social license to operate (SLO) refers to the ongoing acceptance of a company or industry's standard business practices and operating procedures by its employees, stakeholders, and the general public.

SOCIAL LICENCE to OPERATE (SLO)

British Carriagedriving Working Group

Anna
Grayston
Jane
Isaac
Andrew
May
Rosie
Mould
Janet
Pilling
Charlotte
Chard
Debbie
Daniels

Raising awareness of SLO and Horse Welfare in relation to driving with carriage drivers in the UK

Collating information on the topic

Identifying issues

Sharing solutions with carriage drivers

Educating the general public about carriage driving

INFORMATION

Documents:

A Delphi Study to Determine International and National Equestrian Expert Opinions on Managing Sporthorse Health and Welfare (Sep 2023)
MDPI Publication 
Sporthorse Welfare Foundation Calls for improved education and welfare charter (Nov 2023)
SportHorse Welfare Foundation 
Young horses: equine skeletal development
Document & diagram 
Equine Ethics and Wellbeing Commission: A Good Life for Horses (2023)
FEI Sports Horse Forum 

Presentations:

Equine welfare and social licence to operate: Relevance for carriage driving (Roly Owens - May 2023)
WORLD HORSE WELFARE 
How important is public trust for the future of the horse sport sector? (Feb 2023)
RSPCA Animal Welfare 

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