Committed for a more sustainable world
As Legrand aims to provide the whole world with simple, innovative and sustainable solutions for buildings, not only by usage but also by design, Corporate Social Responsibility is at the heart of our development. And because we consider it is our responsibility to provide concrete answers to the major societal challenges of our time, Legrand is committed today to intensify its action in favor of an increasingly responsible development of its activities, benefitting all of its stakeholders.
"Responding to the challenges of the world around us, in particular the climate emergency, Legrand is committed daily through concrete actions, to ensuring a more sustainable future for next generations."
Our 4 main areas of action to improve lives
Legrand has laid out its CSR commitments in four main areas, which bring together the most tangible challenges for the Group and its stakeholders:
- Promote diversity and inclusion : for us, diversity and inclusion fosters sustainable performance and is strongly valuable.
- Reduce our carbon footprint : for us, shrinking our carbon footprint is an emergency to fight climate change.
- Develop a circular economy : for us, integrating a circular economy approach in our business is a major sustainable development pillar.
- Be a responsible business : for us, acting responsibly, means, on day-to-day basis, respecting and valuing all of our stakeholders, in particular our people and customers.
It is Legrand’s ambition to actively contribute to the development of a low-carbon society.
scope 1 and 2: direct and indirect emissions at our establishments and manufacturing sites.
scope 3: indirect emissions produced by goods and services purchased, transport services, and the distribution and end-of-life processing of products sold.
In order to contribute to a more sustainable future for all, Legrand is committed to achieving the following targets by 2030:
Our 2022-2024 CSR roadmap
In order to meet its medium and long-term targets, over the short term, Legrand is pursuing CSR roadmaps that form the operational action plan for the Group's CSR approach.
Published in March 2022, the 2022-2024 CSR roadmap is the fifth Legrand roadmap. It details the 15 priorities that the Group has set itself for that period. It also sets out the objectives to be achieved by 2024, using indicators.