International and national initiatives, commitments and guidelines
Fortum is a member of the UN Global Compact initiative and the UN Caring for Climate initiative. Fortum supports and respects the international initiatives and commitments, and national and international guidelines listed in the table, and they guide our operations in the areas of economic, environmental and social responsibility.
Fortum's main internal policies and instructions guiding sustainability
In December 2016, Fortum's sustainability policy was updated to be in line with our new strategy. The company’s Group-level policies are approved by Fortum’s Board of Directors. The Group-level instructions are approved by either the President and CEO or the Fortum Executive Management.