Sustainability

Good business is sustainable

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Good business is sustainable

Our mission at Yara is to responsibly feed the world and protect the planet. This guiding purpose for the company is inspired, in part, by our corporate commitments to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and the Paris Agreement.

Sustainability is integral to our core business strategy. By delivering solutions to meet the planet's greatest challenges, Yara will trigger economic opportunities, that improve both our company performance and create shared value in the many markets we serve around the world.

How we approach sustainability

Our commitments and policies

As a global company, we are committed to transparency, being reliable and always respecting international agreements and local legislation where we operate. We are also inspired and driven by global efforts to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues.

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Learn about our commitment to doing business fairly and responsibly

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Learn more about how we address the Sustainable Development Goals

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Learn more about our opinions on key sustainability topics

Latest sustainability report

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Latest sustainability report

Yara's GRI Report 2017 communicates our sustainability approach and documents our performance on material sustainability topics. We have used the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) reporting framework as our standard for sustainability reporting since 2007. Yara's GRI Report 2017 has been prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards: Core option. 

You can download the report below. Looking for our GRI Content Index? You can find it here.

Download Yara' GRI Report 2017 (1.6 Mb, pdf)