Nielsen Recognized for Third Consecutive Year on Stock Indices for Leading Companies

Nielsen has again been included in both the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI). While these are two rankings in a sea of information on corporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, we are proud of this recognition as a reflection of our commitment to continuous improvement across all aspects of how we manage ESG areas that matter to our stakeholders and our collective success over the long term.

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Nielsen’s ESG Journey Supports Sustainable and Inclusive Communities

8 billion: That’s the projected global population by 2030. How does this growing global society sustain itself? As basic as the question is, it covers wide-sweeping facets that affect daily life everywhere—the availability of food, clean water, safe shelter, access to natural resources—needs that vary wildly around the globe, complicating the world’s challenges exponentially as our population continues to grow.

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Nielsen Associates Return to Puerto Rico to Continue Post-Hurricane Recovery Efforts

This year, Nielsen associates returned to help continue the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. Together, the group logged 511 volunteer hours, contributing to critical home repairs, community projects and to begin repairing The Mendez Baseball Field in Yabucoa, which is an important part of the local community’s spirit.

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Sustainable Business Strategies: A Conversation on Social Responsibility at the Better Business Bureau Forum

Leading experts in the sustainability area, including Julia Wilson, Vice President of Global Responsibility & Sustainability, Nielsen, recently gathered in New York City for the BBB Forum on Corporate Responsibility to discuss today’s sustainably minded consumers and what qualities they look for when making their shopping decisions.

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Trust and Transparency Lead the Way in Nielsen’s Latest Non-Financial Materiality Assessment

With data at the center, alongside trust, transparency, and diversity and inclusion as other bedrock areas of importance for Nielsen, this latest update underscores the inherently interconnected nature of the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) areas that matter most to our business and our stakeholders over the long term; our new visual representation highlights how these strategic areas naturally overlap.

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Measuring the Impact of Climate Change

There is no denying the clear and measurable effects of climate change, and organizations around the globe are starting to assess the impact of the changing environment on their operations, align on recommendations for how companies can take strategic action on climate change and encourage increased climate-related disclosures. Nielsen is no exception; we acknowledged the […]

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