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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Nielsen Awarded ‘Best Employer Brand 2019’ in East Africa

We recently won the prestigious Best Employer Brand 2019 Award in East Africa at the 14th annual Employer Branding Awards. The awards were hosted by Employer Branding Institute, in partnership with World HRD Congress and the Stars of the Industry Group; they were further endorsed by the Asian Confederation of Businesses.

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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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Responsible Travel Furthers Nielsen’s Sustainability Efforts

Our Global Travel & Procurement team manages our travel suppliers in order to provide the best possible value to our Nielsen associates and to ensure that we’re focused on responsible resource management and environmental sustainability in the way that we travel. In both of our most recent non-financial materiality assessments, travel has emerged as one of the most important issues for Nielsen to monitor as it relates to the nature of our business and what our stakeholders view as most important.

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Nielsen Included in 2019 Sustainability Yearbook for Second Year in a Row

Nielsen has been included for the second consecutive year in RobecoSAM’s annual “Sustainability Yearbook” for 2019. Honored with the Bronze Class distinction, this marks our fourth sustainability-related recognition in the last 12 months. We were also honored to be included on JUST Capital’s 2018 “JUST 100” rankings as the industry leader for Media companies at #40 on the list, on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability (DJSI) North America and World indices, and on the 2019 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index (GEI).

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