Press release published at The Swedish Wire
The report is an important platform for dialogue with investors, employees, business partners and other stakeholders.
The highlights, in terms of CSR and sustainability, for the Volvo Group during the year:
· The Volvo Group adopted a new vision - To become the world leader in sustainable transportation solutions
· The Volvo Group qualified for top placement on external assessments, such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World (DJSI World)
· The Volvo Group expanded its cooperation with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) through the Climate Savers Program
· The Volvo Group expanded the customer offering with vehicles that can run on renewable fuels and hybrid technology.
English version of the report is available at: http://www.volvogroup.com/sustainabilityreport
Infographic from Volvo Group CSR & Sustainability Report http://news.volvogroup.com/2012/03/28/infographic-volvo-group-csr-and-sustainability-report-2011
March 28, 2012
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