We publish annual third party assured sustainability reports according to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards. In addition, the Report of the Board of Directors includes our non-financial information according to the corresponding EU Directive.

Our reports:

External ESG assessments

The following third parties assess our sustainability performance and make the assessments on their own initiative; Sanoma is not responsible for their views.

MSCI ESG Rating Index: AA       

Sanoma has an AA rating in the 2020 MSCI ESG Rating Index. MSCI ESG Rating aims to measure a company's resilience to long-term ESG risks. Companies are scored on an industry-relative AAA-CCC scale across the most relevant key issues based on a company's business model. MSCI Inc. is one of the world’s largest providers of ESG Indexes. 

Climate Disclosure Project (CDP)

Sanoma has reported on corporate climate action through the non-profit Climate Disclosure Project (CDP) continuously from the year 2014 onwards, and was rated D (scale A-D). Sanoma has also reported in the CDP Forests survey and was rated C in the Timber section.

Upright impact analysis

Upright enables smarter decision-making for investors, companies and governments by quantifying the net impact of companies. Sanoma’s net score is 2.1 with net positive scores on society and knowledge and slightly negative net scores on health and environment. Upright impact analysis on Sanoma is available here.