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Corporate Social Responsibility

Launched in September 2015 by the UN, the Sustainable Development Goals aim to end poverty by 2030 while protecting our planet’s environment. As a global company and Bank, BNP Paribas has a key role to play in this collective effort. Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach allows us to take part in building a sustainable future while promoting the Group’s performance and stability.

A committed and responsible bank

9,  the number of indicators we use to coordinate our CSR efforts. These indicators are used to determine the amount of the variable incentive plan for the Group’s 5,000 Top Managers, counting for 20% of the eligibility conditions.

15.9 billion euros in funding allocated by the Group to the renewable energy sector in 2019. We are committed to raising this figure to €18 billion by 2021. 

€180 billion of corporate financing contributing to the energy transition and to sectors considered as contributing directly to the achievement ofUN SDGs in 2019.

CSR Figures keys

9

indicators we use to coordinate our CSR efforts

€18 bn

allocated by the Group to the renewable energy sector in 2016

€180 bn

of corporate financing contributing to the energy transition and to sectors considered as contributing directly to the achievement ofUN SDGs in 2019.

  • Laurence Pessez

    CSR Director at BNP Paribas Paris

    Every year, we make progress on implementing our social and environmental responsibility policy. It is manifest in our new commitments, a more robust organization, even more expert connections and a shared knowledge of our goals. We have continued to strengthen this ambition over the past 15 years.

The four pillars of our CSR strategy

Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach allows us to take part in building a sustainable future, while ensuring the Group’s performance and continued stability.

Discover the four pillars of our CSR approach

THE ECONOMY

Financing the economy in an ethical manner

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OUR PEOPLE

Developing and engaging our people responsibly

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THE COMMUNITY
Being a positive agent for change learn more
THE ENVIRONMENT

Accelerating the ecological and energy transition

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Understand our CSR policy

Organization and governance

CSR governance practices applied across the entire Group

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Financing and investment policies

How we coordinate our financing and investment actions in sensitive sectors including palm oil, defense, and agriculture

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