WDP ESG Framework
This framework outlines the seven focus themes that create a clear working framework for WDP's ESG policy. They also form the basis for the multi-year WDP ESG Roadmap in which all underlying actions can be found with the associated managers and deadlines. This is applied within #TeamWDP, reflected by the fact that each employee has been attributed with and individual ESG KPI.
Contribution to United Nations' SDG's
WDP seeks to improve the personal and professional development of its staff by means of general and individual training and personalised development plans.
Implementation of an energy monitoring system that maps out and optimises the energy consumption of WDP and its clients. WDP is also tapping renewable energy by installing solar panels. WDP will draft a climate plan with specific actions and targets, taking into account the 2030 climate goals for the European Union and the European Green Deal 2050.
A safe and healthy working environment is a vital aspect of WDP’s operational management. A good mix of different talents, cultures and personalities is critical to the recruitment policy. In order to retain talent within the company, WDP strives
for continuous development and engagement with the company and its projects.
As a long-term investor, WDP can play a role in further sustainable deployment of infrastructure in the regions where the company operates. WDP firmly believes that good governance leads to a good balance between the interests of the different stakeholders and the community.
WDP ESG report 2020
Statement by the CEO
Like any other company, WDP has a social obligation. As a leading property partner for the logistics sector, which has a major impact on prosperity and the environment, we are fully aware of our responsibility. That is why sustainable entrepreneurship has been a key pillar in the WDP strategy for many years.
Reporting standards, ratings and indices
WDP has reported on the company's sustainability, based on EPRA Sustainability Best Practice Recommendations (sBPR), audited by Deloitte Bedrijfsrevisoren. The WDP ESG report has been prepared in accordance with GRI Standards: Core option.