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Our commitment to sustainable development

The Group's commitment to sustainable development underpins an approach of continuous improvement, in which initiatives are continued and intensified from year to year.

JCDecaux’s Sustainable Development Strategy and annual reports are available here:
 JCDecaux established a content index table (PDF) in accordance with the GRI G4 core criteria approach. This index presents the concordance between GRI G4 indicators and JCDecaux’s extra-financial information as presented in the 2015 Reference Document and Management Report. JCDecaux's commitment and performance are reviewed by extra-financial rating agencies as well as by fund managers and analysts specialising in Socially Responsible Investment.

JCDecaux responds to rating agencies and is included in the leading ethical investment indexes, which list the best companies according to strictly defined criteria of corporate social responsibility:

 “FTSE confirms that JCDecaux has been independently assessed according to the FTSE4Good criteria, and has satisfied the requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by the global index company FTSE, FTSE4Good is an equity index series that is designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognised corporate responsibility standards. Companies in the FTSE4Good Index Series have met stringent environmental, social and governance criteria, and are positioned to capitalise on the benefits of responsible business practice.”

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Every year since 2008, the Group has reported publicly to the CDP (previously Carbon Disclosure Project), an independent non-profit making body, which works to reduce companies' greenhouse gas emissions. JCDecaux got the score 83 B for its response to CDP 2013.
"JCDecaux has been reconfirmed for inclusion in the Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register since 05/08/2013. This selection by Forum ETHIBEL indicates that the company performs better than average in its sector in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). "
JCDecaux is part of the Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120 and Europe 120 indices, which identify companies with the highest scores in terms of managing their social responsibility risks and contribution to sustainable development, in the Eurozone and in Europe.
JCDecaux SA is currently a constituent of the MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes. This index includes companies with high ESG ratings relative to their sector peers.
Oekom research has classified JCDecaux as "Prime". This result is an indicator of the quality of the company's performance in the social and environmental sphere.