Nestlé has today announced its new 2020 commitments together with three
long-term ambitions, in support of the 2030 United Nations Sustainable
The long-term ambitions: to help 50 million children to lead healthier
lives; help to improve 30 million livelihoods in communities directly connected
to our business activities; and strive for zero environmental impact in our
We continue our work to bring societal commitments to life through three
impact areas: individuals and families, our communities, and the planet.
One example is a global commitment to reduce the sugar we add in our
products by 5% by 2020. In Europe alone, reaching this target will mean we will
remove at least 18000 tonnes of sugar from products.
This and other examples come together in our report 'Nestlé in
society: Creating Shared Value and meeting our commitments 2016’ (pdf, 6Mb).
It details our 42 Nestlé in society
commitments, to be achieved by 2020, the progress we’ve made and our
ambitions for the future, all of which helped us top the 2016 Dow Jones
Find out more about our work in the summary
report (pdf, 6 Mb)
Report for 2016 has also been published today