NORDEN publishes its Corporate Social Responsibility report 2016
01 Mar 2017
The CSR report presents an overview of NORDEN’s CSR direction, performance and achievements during 2016.
This is the first year, NORDEN reports on the CSR Direction ’Joint Efforts – Mutual Benefits’ 2016-2018.
The CSR Direction combines core business competencies and CSR strongholds, and focus on contributing to smarter global trade by linking economic and social progress:
“Shipping links production, people and companies in global trade and contributes to development and growth all over the world. Developing efficient, reliable and smarter solutions for transporting good from producers to buyers is increasingly a key component in ensuring sustainable development through trade”, says CEO Jan Rindbo, who also is chairman of the NORDEN CSR Executive Body.
The CSR Report 2016 covers the focus areas of the strategy;
- And Anti-corruption
as well as other relevant social, environmental and governance issues, and most notably performance within;
- Vessel Safety & Security
- Climate and Environmental Management
- Responsible Supply Chain Management
- Human Rights
The CSR report serves as NORDEN’s annual Communication on Progress (COP) to the United Nations’ CSR initiative - UN Global Compact - and has been assured by an external assurance provider.