Performance and reporting

A group of women with a large amount of cacao pods
Nestlé and the Fair Labor Association have established women’s fora in two cocoa growing communities in Côte d’Ivoire.

Find out more about how we measure and report our Creating Shared Value, sustainability and compliance performance across our impact areas.

Progress against our commitments

Our commitments hold us publicly accountable for our performance, and we report on them every year. All commitments are directly aligned with our business and our 2030 ambitions, and many directly support the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

See our progress to date in more detail

External assessments

We are proud when our sustainability efforts and achievements are acknowledged by world-leading ratings and rankings agencies.

See how we’ve performed in leading assessments by external organisations

Breast-milk substitute marketing: Compliance record

We work hard to ensure our marketing of breast-milk substitutes (BMS) complies with the Nestlé Policy and Instructions for Implementation of the WHO International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes (pdf, 128Kb) (the WHO Code). We are strongly committed to transparency, and report regularly and publicly on topics related to compliance with the WHO Code.

Download and read our compliance reports

Assurance

We engage an independent third party to provide independent assurance for the data included in this report.

Learn more about our assurance process

Our environmental performance indicators

Our environmental performance indicators help measure our progress and demonstrate compliance. They are aligned with our Creating Shared Value commitments and the external schemes we report against, including the GRI Standards guidelines and indicators.

See our 2017 Consolidated Nestlé Environmental Performance Indicators (xls, 240Kb)