GRI 3.1 and Global Compact Index – Strategy and analysis

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Our CR performance reporting is guided by the 3.1 Reporting Guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). We publish the GRI Content Index alongside our reporting against the UNGC on this site. Our GRI Application level is A+.


Fulfillment* Management Approach & Performance Indicators Link(s) UN Global Compact

1. Strategy and Analysis

 

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1.1 Statement from the most senior decision maker of the organization

Letter from the Chairman

Letter from the CEO

Continuing support for the UNGC principles

 1-10

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1.2 Description of key impacts, risks, and opportunities

The Good Growth Plan

The Good Growth Plan in the Online Annual Report

Human rights

Health, Safety & Environment

Our people

Managing CR

Questions about Syngenta

 

2. Organization Profile

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2.1 Name of the organization

Articles of Incorporation

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2.2 Primary brands, products, and/or services

Crops & Innovation

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2.3 Operational structure of the organization

Corporate Governance Report

Managing CR

Global Presence

Company Profile

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2.4 Location of organization's headquarters

Articles of Incorporation

Key Facts

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2.5 Countries where the organization operates

Our people

Global Presence

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2.6 Nature of ownership and legal form

Articles of Incorporation

Key Facts

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2.7 Markets served

Business and markets

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2.8 Scale of the reporting organization

Our people

People

Key Facts

Annual Review

Financial Report

Crops & Innovation

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2.9 Significant changes during the reporting period regarding size, structure, or ownership

Crops & Innovation

Financial Report, p. 5-8

Corporate Governance Report, p. 2

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2.10 Awards received

Recognition

3. Report Parameters

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3.1 Reporting period for information provided

About our CR reporting

External assurance

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3.2 Date of most recent previous report

Publications

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3.3 Reporting cycle

Publications

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3.4 Contact point for questions regarding the report or its contents

Contact us

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3.5 Process for defining report content

Focus areas

Materiality and stakeholder engagement

Stakeholder engagement

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3.6 Boundary of the report

Scope and report structure

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3.7 Specific limitations on the scope or boundary of the report

About our CR reporting

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3.8 Joint ventures, subsidiaries, leased facilities, outsourced operations, and other entities

About our CR reporting

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3.9 Data measurement techniques and the bases of calculations

About our CR reporting

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3.10 Effect of any re-statements of information provided in earlier reports

About our CR reporting

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3.11 Significant changes from previous reporting periods

About our CR reporting

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3.12 GRI Content Index

GRI Index

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3.13 External assurance for the report

External assurance

4. Governance, Commitments, and Engagement

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4.1 Governance structure of the organization

Articles of Incorporation

CR Governance

Corporate Governance Report

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4.2 Indicate whether the Chair of the highest governance body is also an executive officer

Corporate Governance Report

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4.3 Independent and/or non-executive members of the highest governance body

Corporate Governance Report

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4.4 Mechanisms for shareholders and employees to provide recommendations or direction to the highest governance body

Contact us

Engagement

Compliance Helpline

Corporate Governance Report

Managing CR

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4.5 Linkage between compensation for members of governance bodies and the organization's performance

Corporate Governance Report

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4.6 Processes in place for the highest governance body to ensure conflicts of interest are avoided

Articles of Incorporation

Code of Conduct

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4.7 Process for determining the qualifications and expertise of the members of the highest governance body for sustainability

Corporate Governance Report

Articles of Incorporation

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4.8 Missions or values, codes of conduct, and principles

CR Policy & Commitments

Code of Conduct

1-10

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4.9 Procedures of the highest governance body for overseeing the organization's sustainability performance

Corporate Governance Report

Managing CR

1-10

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4.10 Processes for evaluating the highest governance body's own sustainability performance

Corporate Governance Report

1-10

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4.11 Precautionary approach

Safety in research and development

UNGC signatory

Questions about Syngenta

7

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4.12 Externally developed charters, principles, or other initiatives

Code of Conduct

Human rights

1-10

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4.13 Memberships in associations and/or national/international advocacy organizations

Stakeholder engagement

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4.14 List of stakeholder groups

Stakeholder engagement

Our People > Engagement

Managing our Supply chain

Secure storage

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4.15 Basis for identification and selection of stakeholders

Stakeholder engagement

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4.16 Approaches to stakeholder engagement

Stakeholder engagement

Our People > Engagement

Materiality and stakeholder engagement

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4.17 Key topics and concerns raised through stakeholder engagement

Questions about Syngenta

Materiality and stakeholder engagement

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completely covered

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partially covered

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not material

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