Diageo recognised as a global leader in response to climate change and water stress
We’ve retained our position on the CDP A List for climate and water - one of only 25 companies to score an A for both rankings this year.
Feature 23 OCT 2017
We are delighted to have achieved recognition for our leadership in the management of our environmental impact in the prestigious CDP A List.
Climate change and water security continue to be high priority issues for Diageo- and our strategy focuses on reducing our environmental impacts and aims to make a positive contribution to the environment, our business and the communities in which we live and work.
Speaking about Diageo’s position in this year’s CDP A List, David Cutter, President Global Supply & Procurement said:
“I’m very proud of this achievement. It’s a strong endorsement of our ambitious strategy and our performance against challenging environmental targets. It is also welcome recognition for all our teams focused on driving our improved performance – particularly as this is the second year in a row we’ve achieved an A score for both water and climate - a consistency that reflects our unwavering commitment”.
Our environmental strategy supports the UN Global Goals and the Paris Agreement and we are absolutely committed to contributing to both. Most recently we have continued to address climate change through: