• Sustainability

Sustainable client solutions

The most significant environmental/ sustainable impact of our work is in projects for clients, many of which have a direct positive impact. Our ambition is to deliver the best and most sustainable solutions for our clients, within the balance of People, Planet and Profit. These solutions are based on the clients’ own Sustainability Policy. We aim to proactively provide sustainable alternatives to projects for clients and may decline work that does not include adequate measures to evaluate environmental issues or mitigate adverse effects.

- Stakeholder Engagement
We seek to engage and to create dialogues with stakeholders on a regular basis to deepen our insight into their needs and expectations, and to develop sustainability solutions which serve them better. 

We do this on a global level, a European level and on a local level. These stakeholder activities help us to gain more insight in their and our expectations, and contribute to focus on the sustainability topics that really matter, helping to manage risks and opportunities in our sustainability strategy.

- UN Global Compact
Arcadis has been a member of the UN Global Compact (UNGC) since 2009 and is committed to both its objectives as well as the ten universal principles regarding human rights, labour standards, environmental stewardship and anticorruption. Our values, mission and strategy are fully aligned with the UNGC principles, and our signing of these principles is reflective of our ambition to be a Sustainability leader.  

- World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Arcadis is a member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBSCD). Together with its members, the council applies its respected thought leadership and effective advocacy to generate constructive solutions and take shared action.

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Niels van Geenhuizen

Sustainability Manager Europe +31 (0)6 2706 1819 Ask me a question

Niels van Geenhuizen

Sustainability Manager Europe +31 (0)6 2706 1819 Ask me a question