Our People & Planet Positive
We have identified three major challenges impacting our world and our business:
- Climate change: no longer a distant threat, but a visible reality, we believe that the climate change is one of the biggest challenges facing humanity.
- Unsustainable consumption: by 2030, nearly half a billion people will move into the middle class. In a world already using more resources than what is sustainable, this new segment of customers puts an even greater pressure on the planet.
- Inequality: every year, large numbers of people move out of poverty. At the same time, many are still struggling on very low incomes. Gender equality is far from a reality, and many people are still denied basic rights and equal opportunities.
As a response to these three challenges, we’ve identified three corresponding focus areas to help us fulfil our vision and make a positive impact on people and the planet: