global goals adopted by the United Nations to be achieved by 2030
identified where we contribute most as a business
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a collection of 17 global goals to be achieved by the year 2030, and were adopted by a summit of the United Nations (UN) in 2015. They are designed to be the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all, aiming to end poverty, fight inequality and tackle climate change.
Since they were published, stakeholder interest has increased in the contributions companies are making to the UN SDGs.
While our work contributes across all of the goals, we have identified five goals that are the most material to our business and the nature of the essential services that we provide. Our approach to operating in a responsible manner aligns quite naturally with these goals. We will increasingly need to work in partnership with all our stakeholders in order to achieve these goals.
The following details show the steps we are taking to meet each of these five SDGs.
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