Europcar Mobility Group Achieved the UN Global Compact “Advanced” Level

April 26, 2021 at 1:18 AM EDT

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 26, 2021-- Regulatory News:

Europcar Mobility Group (Paris:EUCAR) signed the United Nations Global Compact in 2005, which is the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative.

Today, Europcar Mobility Group is proud to announce that it qualifies its annual reporting (Communication on Progress, COP) at the “Advanced” level, only reached by 11% of companies.

The “Advanced” level is the highest level of reporting within this framework, proving the implementation of a range of good practices regarding subjects as varied as CSR strategy, governance, anti-corruption, environment, human rights, support for UN goals, etc.

As such, the Group will join the GC Advanced Club, which provides a privileged space for dialogue, reflection and collective learning, in order to continue to make progress in implementing the 21 criteria of the GC Advanced reporting level of the Global Compact.

For Europcar Mobility Group, this recognition reflects the growing maturity of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy, reinforced by the launch of its "Commit Together" programme in 2017. It follows the latest progress registered by the Group in terms of ESG ratings: 61/100 by Vigeo Eiris (+15 points) ; 71/100 with an entry in the Gold Medal category by Eco Vadis ; B rating by CDP, above the sector average.

UN Global Compact & Europcar Mobility Group

The United Nations Global Compact is one of the largest international commitment initiatives in terms of respect for human rights, international labor standards, environment and fight against corruption.

With more than 13,000 participants in 170 countries, nearly 70 local networks around the world ensure a close relationship with members and national mobilization, as in the case of Global Compact France.

In 2005, Europcar Mobility Group was the first operator in the vehicle rental sector to adhere to the principles of the United Nations Global Compact. Since then, every year the Group has reaffirmed its commitment to respect all Ten Principles , inspired by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the ILO Declaration, the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development, and the United Nations Convention against Corruption, and to contribute to the achievement of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

For more information: https://www.unglobalcompact.org/

About Europcar Mobility Group 

Europcar Mobility Group is a major player in mobility markets and listed on Euronext Paris. Europcar Mobility Group’s purpose is to offer attractive alternatives to vehicle ownership, in a responsible and sustainable manner. With this in mind, the Group offers a wide range of car and van rental services – be it for a few hours, a few days, a week, a month or more – with a fleet that is already "C02 light" and equipped with the latest engines, and which will be increasingly "green" in the years to come (more than 1/3 electric and hybrid vehicles by 2023).

Customers’ satisfaction is at the heart of the Group’s ambition and that of its employees. It also fuels the ongoing development of new offerings in the Group's three service lines - Business, Leisure and Local - which respond to the specific needs and use cases of both businesses, professionals and individuals. The Group’s 4 major brands are: Europcar® - the European leader of car rental and light commercial vehicle rental, Goldcar® - the low-cost car-rental Leader in Europe, InterRent® – ‘mid-tier’ car rental and Ubeeqo® – one of the European leaders of round-trip car-sharing (BtoB, BtoC).

Europcar Mobility Group delivers its mobility solutions worldwide solutions through an extensive network in over 140 countries (including wholly owned subsidiaries – 18 in Europe, 1 in the USA, 2 in Australia and New Zealand – completed by franchises and partners).

Further details on our website : www.europcar-mobility-group.com

Europcar Mobility Group

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Source: Europcar Mobility Group


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