The Holding Company provides information regularly and transparently about progress in CR activities. The first CR report entitled "Wertepapier" (Securities) was published in April 2014. A report is published every two years in accordance with the international guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Haniel also reports every year in the Annual Report on progress in the CR programmes of the Holding Company and the divisions
Based on the European Union's CSR Directive and the corresponding German implementing legislation, Haniel publishes a separate report on the non-financial statement. It deals with the material topics with respect to environmental, employee and social issues, as well as respect for human rights and combating corruption and bribery in the Haniel Group.
UN Global Compact
As a member of the UN Global Compact, Haniel has undertaken to uphold and promote awareness of its ten principles in the areas of human rights, labour standards, environmental protection and the fight against corruption. The Communication on Progress, which the company publishes every year, affirms the aim to support the ten principles of the UN Global Compact in its own capacity.