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IFC Footprint Commitment

IFC Footprint Commitment > Our Approach 

Our Approach

 

At IFC, we endeavor to operate our business in a way that aligns with what we ask of our clients on environmental and social sustainability and the example we would like to set for our peers.

 

Learn more about IFC’s strategy to reduce its environmental footprint and support local communities below.

 

  • Footprint Program:  A corporate Program –with dedicated staff, guiding strategic objectives, a senior advisory committee, and a network of “Footprint Champions”—helps IFC implement its Footprint Commitment.  Learn more...
  • Corporative Initiatives:  Strategic efforts at the corporate level help IFC directly address climate change and other key environmental issues, while reducing our long-term operating costs.  Learn more...
  • Employee Engagement:  Active IFC staff engagement is necessary for fulfilling IFC’s Footprint Commitment. Consequently, the Footprint Program counts staff engagement as a key element of the Program.  Learn more...
  • Measuring and Reporting:  Tracking our environmental impact data enables us to institute corporate-wide changes and set priorities and goals, while at the same time support each office's efforts to contribute to the Corporation's collective goals. It also allows us to maintain IFC’s commitment to transparency.   Learn more...
  • Leadership:  IFC endeavors to continually show improvement in its efforts and serve as a leader for other institutions trying to address the environmental impacts from their day-to-day operations.  Learn more...

 

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