To guarantee access to water and sanitation, and to ensure sustainable management of water resources, BNP Paribas has developed specific financing and investment products.
At BNP Paribas, we have made the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals part of our corporate objectives, because we consider that large companies must contribute to a more equitable and ecological world.
Worldwide, over 660 million people don’t have access to drinking water resources.”
How concretely BNP Paribas in Switzerland is supporting access to water and sanitation?
BNP Paribas in Switzerland and the NGO Raleigh International signed in 2016 a partnership to help financing projects and enlist employees. The Bank finances projects to repair, or build some new water systems and sanitation infrastructures in regions of Nepal the most affected by 2015 earthquakes, and raise awareness about good hygiene behaviors and sanitation practices. Discover more by watching the following short video.
May 11, 2021
To mark Swiss « overshoot day » – the date on which our resource consumption exceeds the Earth’s capacity to regenerate those resources – we are taking stock of the environmental initiatives undertaken by BNP Paribas in Switzerland and our staff.