Sustainability has always been part of our DNA in pursuing development, balancing economic and social growth with protecting the environment. Climate change is the biggest challenge of our time, and as a Group, we have a responsibility to do better as we continue to pursue this path of
The global landscape has transformed significantly and continues to evolve at a fast pace, driven in part by the COVID-19 pandemic. Governments are aggressively revising their carbon reduction targets while many countries are already charting their economic revival and growth with green investments. Major economies are rolling out their emission trading schemes as a key market mechanism to achieve their climate goals, which will drive innovation in clean, low-carbon technologies and bridge green premiums. We will ride on this wave of innovative solutions that will decarbonise our global economy and focus on two fronts – first to reduce our carbon footprint across our business and second to explore the new arising market opportunities.
ESG must be central to our business plans and operations, requiring a whole-of-Group conviction to change how we conduct our business. Taking decisive action on climate change, our ESG Steering Committee is chaired by top-level leadership to drive the Gamuda Green Plan 2025 (GGP) forward aggressively; steered by the Group’s value creation strategy with our sustainability framework – Build Right. For Life.
The GGP will anchor our ESG vision on four pillars featuring a structured framework with defined carbon reduction targets across the Group to chart our plans and commitments for the next five years, with an extended view to 2030 and beyond: