The priorities resulting from the materiality matrix, the related policies and their main results are presented in the corresponding sections of this Universal Registration Document. In 2020, as part of the events marking the United Nations’ 75th anniversary and the 20th anniversary of its Global Compact, the Group responded to the call to action launched by the organisation and joined its “Uniting Business for a Better World” pledge, along with more than 1,200 other companies worldwide, to promote peace, justice, strong institutions, adherence to the Global Compact’s 10 principles and the achievement of the SDGs.
The Chief Executive Officer, in conjunction with the Chairman of the Board of Directors, oversees the Group’s corporate responsibility strategy, notably in relation to social, environmental and ethical issues. He chairs the Group’s Executive Committee, which lays down operational guidelines in these areas. The Chief Executive Officer’s compensation takes into account one or more criteria linked to social and environmental responsibility. The Deputy Chief Executive Officer oversees the Group’s corporate responsibility programmes. He represents Executive Management in dealings with major government and industry bodies touching on corporate responsibility issues; within the Group, he represents