Barco is firmly stepping up its efforts to become a green company. And we’ve just taken another important step: our very first Corporate Sustainability Report is ready! Offering an overview of our past sustainability achievements and of our future plans, this report is a must-read to understand how we’re committed to moving sustainability forward. Check out the report online!
Past achievements, future objectives
This first CSR report lists our most relevant sustainability achievements and objectives, zooming in on the 2014 figures in three fields: our people, our community and our planet. That means that you’ll read more on some exciting past initiatives to keep the Barco team energized and engaged (people), to help create a safe, healthy world for all our stakeholders (community) and to reduce the impact of our operations on the environment (planet).
Results of first global carbon footprint analysis
Just a few examples? In the report, you’ll learn about initiatives of our HR colleagues in the fields of training and employee well-being; the first achievements of our Barco Foundation; our successful plan to engage our suppliers in our sustainability efforts and, of course, the results of our first global carbon footprint analysis.
Next report coming up in June
Under the impulse of our Corporate Sustainability Committee, sustainability is moving high on Barco’s corporate agenda. This first CSR report which was prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability reporting guidelines (G4), has helped us identify what issues we should focus on to become a more sustainable company.
What’s next? Well, we’ve already developed a set of action plans and a first round of initiatives has already kicked off. We will give a first update on our intentions and on our 2015 achievements in our next CSR report, which will be published just before the summer break! So keep an eye on this news section to stay tuned on how we’re moving forward to a more sustainable Barco …
Read the full report here.