EDP was today recognized, for the sixth consecutive year, as one of the most ethical companies in the world. In its 2017 list of the World Most Ethical Companies®, the Ethisphere Institute identified 124 companies from 19 countries, with EDP being one of only six from the Energy & Utilities sector.
The Ethisphere Institute recognizes companies that show leadership and integrity and that can prove that their management practices are aligned with ethical principles and commitments. Using its own model, the Ethisphere Institute evaluates the maturity and performance of ethics and compliance management systems.
Beyond recognition of the adoption of good sustainability and ethical practices in its business areas and throughout the value chain, this international award demonstrates the EDP Group's commitment to reinforcement of a culture of ethics and enhanced relationships of trust with our stakeholders.
About the Ethisphere Institute
The Ethisphere Institute is an international organization dedicated to the development of best practices in business ethics, social responsibility and sustainability. For 11 years the organization has been evaluating companies worldwide and recognizing their performance in the various areas of business management.
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