Sustainability


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Sustainability

The concept of sustainability can be traced back to President Theodore Roosevelt, who stated in 1910, “I recognize the right and duty of this generation to develop and use the natural resources of our land; but I do not recognize the right to waste them, or to rob, by wasteful use, the generations that come after us.” In 1987 the United Nations World Commission on Environment and Development (the Brundtland Commission) defined a sustainable development as one that “meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” Sustainability has three interdependent dimensions—the environment, economics, and society—often referred to as the triple bottom line.
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Ayala chairman and chief executive officer Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, who spoke during the summit, said it was important to integrate sustainability in business strategies as a way to bridge persistent societal gaps that have excluded many Filipinos.
He said the new position will enable the company to deepen its sustainability efforts, better tell its story and "engage more broadly as a thought leader in the related and evolving public policy dialogue."
Like last year, the content of this year's report takes the form of the company's sustainability web pages on bunge.com/sustainability, and comply with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), meeting the 'Core' standards, a status that indicates a greater level of disclosure for key ESG metrics than the minimum required.
In this role, Jennifer Waldner will be tasked with leading the development and implementation of a company-wide sustainability strategy.
Sustainability is becoming a decisive business factor".
According to the company, Dangote Cement Plc aims to make the culture of sustainability a business imperative through its '7-Pillar approach to Sustainability,' called 'The Dangote Way'.

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