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Sustainability

We create the technology to connect the world, in a responsible way. We work to bring about a more sustainable, socially responsible world. We purposefully design technologies to drive social, environmental, and economic progress, and wherever we can, seek to harness the opportunities of connectivity for people and our planet.

Everyone
&
everything
connected
Digital cities
Digital home
Smart transport
Smart
agriculture
Access to
healthcare
Access to
information
& education
Increased
transparency
Responsible
sourcing
Freedom
of expression
Tech for good
Increased
security
Protect &
nurture the
environment
Economic
opportunity &
productivity
Resource management
& efficiency
Market access
Innovation
Industry 4.0
Automation
Public safety
  • Optical
  • M2M
  • 5G
  • G.fast
  • Cloud
  • IoT
  • AI
  • AR
  • VR

Connectivity

Ensure our own operations are eco-efficient

Support a more eco-efficient supply chain

Helping customers deal with increased
data traffic in a sustainable way

Helping other industries to reduce
their energy use & emissionsy

Raw materials, components,
products & services

Our operations,
logistics & installation

Product use

End of product life

Supplier requirements
Audits & assessments
Capability building
Training & awareness
Carbon disclosure

Minimize our energy use,
emissions, waste,
& water use

Optimize packaging
Reduce transportation
via air

Create products
that are energy &
material efficient

Lifetime extension
& refurbishment of our
customers’ old telecom
equipment
Material recycling

Ethics & compliance

Human rights

Supply chain

Data security & privacy

Code of conduct
Ombuds network

Reporting concerns
Compliance reimagined

Prevent
product misuse

Promote free expression &
access to information

Tech initiatives
against modern
slavery

Supply chain transparency

Conflict minerals

Health & safety

Training & engagement

Risk assessment

Increased security

Manage privacy

Risk mitigation

Culture

Training

Talent retention

Diversity

Health & safety

Employee engagement
Code of conduct
Cultural cohesion
Labor rights

Personal development
Continuous learning
Coaching & mentoring

Leadership development
People focus
Reward & recognition
Share in success

Gender balance
awareness
Inclusion &
anti-discrimination
Girls in STEM

Health & wellbeing
Open reporting
Safety rules
Engagement

Government & Orgs

Suppliers

Academia

Employees

NGOs

Customers

Positive change
Policy engagement
ICT & sustainability
Diversity & empowerment

Increased cooperation
Transparency
Competence development
Audits & assessments
Climate reporting

Joint research
Donations program
Support talent
Technology projects

Engagement
& development
Volunteering
Mentoring & talent
management

Connecting
the unconnected
Empowering girls &
women
Saving lives
Volunteering

CR reviews
Joint projects
Reporting
Energy & sustainability solutions
Supply chain cooperation

Minimizing our footprint

Maximizing our handprint

Ethical & responsible business

Respecting our people

Making change happen together

Approach & priorities

Policies & statements

Policies

Find out about the policies that govern how we do business

Downloads

Download the latest sustainability report and other related documents

GRI index

Download the GRI content index 2017