Attendo and UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Attendo continuosly evaluates it's contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The contribution has three levels: goals where Attendo actively contribute, goals where Attendo has material impact, and goals unaffected by our operations.
In 2015, UN member states adopted Agenda 2030, a universal agenda that contains 17 Global Goals for Economically, Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Development.
The most recent evaluation shows that Attendo is actively contributing to the achievement of six of the UN's seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in its operations. In addition, Attendo has some material impact on an additional eight goals, while only three goals are not considered to be affected by Attendo's operations.
Attendo is actively contributing to 6 out of 17 SDG's
Goal 3 – Good health and well-being
Attendo’s business concept is to contribute with innovative, high-quality care services, which helps promote good health and well-being for people of all ages.
Goal 5 – Gender equality
Attendo has a high proportion of women employees, including managers, which contributes to increasing women’s influence and empowerment in business and in society as a whole.
Goal 8 – Decent work and economic growth
Attendo has a good and close relationship and cooperation with local unions and complies with applicable collective agreements that offer employees good working conditions and benefits.
Goal 10 – Reduced inequalities
Attendo actively spreads best working methods over its entire operational geographies, which increases health and care equality for people who need care.
Goal 11 – Sustainable cities and communities
Attendo builds care and nursing homes that contribute to urban development, make society inclusive, safe and sustainable and help local authorities offer publicly financed care of high quality to more people who need care.
Attendo has some material impact on 8 of 17 SDG's
Goal 4 – Quality education
Goal 6 – Clean water and sanitation
Goal 7 – Affordable and clean energy
Goal 9 – Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Goal 12 – Responsible consumption and production
Goal 13 – Climate action
Goal 14 – Life below water
Goal 15 – Life on land
Attendo has no impact on 3 of 17 SDG's
Goal 1 - No poverty
Goal 2 - Zero hunger
Goal 17 - Partnership for the goals
Read more about the UN Sustainable Development Goals at www.globalgoals.org.