Identifying and responding to climate change and other key megatrends in ways which ensure respect for human rights and tackle inequality

At Arcadis, our ‘Maximizing Impact’ strategy rests on two pillars: taking care of people and our planet. Foundational to focusing on people is treating them with dignity and respect, something on which Arcadis has based its purpose—”improving quality of life”— and which we continue to pursue with vigor, aligning our approach closely with the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

Business backs Zero Hunger Private Sector Pledge led by WBCSD and partners

Geneva, 23 September 2021 – A total of 42 companies have now pledged a sum of more than USD $345 million in 34 countries to the Zero Hunger Private Sector Pledge. The Pledge, led by a coalition of partners including the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), asks companies to invest in ending world hunger by 2030. Pledgers already include USD $100 million from PepsiCo, USD $35 million from Unilever and USD $11 million from BASF, all WBCSD members.   Companies who commit must invest in at least one […]