We are not driven by awards and external recognition. Nonetheless, we are proud of the recognition our efforts and achievements in sustainability received in 2019 by world-leading ratings and rankings agencies.
Nestlé has been consistently listed in the FTSE4Good Index since 2011 and was the first breast-milk substitute company to be included.
Access to Nutrition Index
Nestlé was ranked 1st out of 22 global food and beverage manufacturers in the 2018 Access to Nutrition Index (ATNI). The goal of the ATNI is to facilitate improved diets and a reduction in the global problems of both obesity and under-nutrition.
Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Nestlé maintained its top scores in the 100th percentile in the categories of Health & Nutrition and Environmental Policy, as well as receiving a score of 100 in the Water category. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) evaluate the sustainability performance of the largest 2500 companies on the Dow Jones Global Stock Market Index.
Nestlé was rated AA by MSCI ESG Research for its performance on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues.
Climate Disclosure Leadership Index
Nestlé maintained its place in the CDP’s Leadership Band on Climate and Water.
We were ranked top scorer within the packaged food industry in Ceres’ Feeding Ourselves Thirsty, an analysis comparing the water risk management of 42 countries.