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 in accordance with the GRI G4 core criteria approach. This index presents the concordance between GRI G4 indicators and JCDecaux’s extra-financial information. It is available in the 2020 Universal Registration Document.
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.
Our commitment, transparency and results recognized by extra-financial rating agenciesJCDecaux responds and actively engages with three well-known and established extra-financial rating agencies. They are experts in their fields and constantly challenge us on making further progress, and integrating more deeply sustainability into everyday business. We are proud to be part of their indexes and rankings :
|Score in 2020 : A-|
(Industry average: C)
|Score in 2020 : AAA||Score in 2020 : 4.6/5|
|JCDecaux has been responding to the CDP Climate Change since 2011. This agency evaluates our commitments, our policies and our results in terms of climate change.|
In 2020, the Group maintains its « Leadership” status with a score of A-.
This score remains significantly above the average score for companies in the industry (C) and much higher than most CDP-assessed companies, of those 74% get a score of C or D (all companies and industries combined).
|Present in the index since 2013, JCDecaux responds each year to the MSCI.|
In 2020, JCDecaux is once again maintained at its best score (AAA) on all environmental, social and governance criteria.
AAA-rated since 2018, JCDecaux is the only company on the Media & Entertainment panel to have obtained MSCI’s maximum score in 2020. The Group’s overall score was 6.7/10, which came in well above the sector average at 4.2/10.
|Since 2014, the group has been renewed in the FTSE4Good index with an increased overall performance in 2020 (4.6 vs. 4.5 end of 2019) thanks to a strengthened performance on the Governance criteria (4.7 vs. 4.3 end of 2019) and the pursue of its score of 5/5 in the Environment criteria.|
The Group’s performance significantly outperforms
the Media sector average (2.8/5).