As a committed global citizen, ASL Global has set clear environmental and social responsibility goals. We have set out clear targets for our business over the next few years.
We are focused on becoming a net zero carbon emissions business by 2025, and significantly decreasing the number of harmful materials used in the production & delivery of the products we source on behalf of our clients.
We are also committed to becoming the most equitable business possible and helping our suppliers to do the same.And we will work proactively to improve the lives of those who live & work in the communities in which we operate.
United Nations’ Goals
We aim to support all 17 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal’s, but we prioritise the following because of their relevance to our operations:
Aligned with the United Nations Global Compact Sustainable Development Goals, we work with customers & suppliers on opportunities for shared value in the key areas of Enterprise Development, Sustainable Supply & Healthy Sustainable Living.
We publish a regular Sustainability Report to inform all stakeholders about the Group’s corporate social responsibility initiatives. Our CSR activities are guided by our management philosophy and vision, therefore we have identified the priority issues which have social significance and substantial environmental impact, and set targets for these issues. We want to report openly on specific initiatives and their progress.
Our reports are informed by the Global Reporting Initiative Standards and published in at least Chinese, English and Portuguese. CSR-Related Principles, Charters, and Norms inform our CSR strategy:
- United Nations Global Compact (signatory)
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights
- Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
- United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
- OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
- ISO 26000