Description/achievement of initiative
ABB is committed to continue to contribute to a more sustainable world through our world-class products, systems and services, our people and our partnerships.
More about these key focus areas, and progress to date can be seen in the ABB Sustainability Report:
ABB Group, Sustainability Performance 2011
ABB Group, Sustainability Performance 2011, Preparing For the future
Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer
Coordination mechanisms/governance structure
Customer, peer companies, suppliers, governments and civil society, employees, NGOs and academic institutions
Continue to strengthen employees' involvement in - and commitment to improve the company's sustainability performance
Continue to create value and promote social development in the communities where we operate.
Continue to proactively ensure our suppliers, employees and business partners work in a safe, healthy and secure environment; and to the highest standards of integrity
Continue to develop world-class products, systems and services to lower our customers' energy use, reduce their emissions and improve resource efficiency on a long-term basis.
Continue to ensure our own operations improve energy and resource efficiency on an onging basis (minimum 2.5% energy reduction per year, rolling)
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation