TELEKOM AUSTRIA GROUP’S CONTRIBUTION
TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
In 2015, the members of the United Nations adopted targets for a sustainable development (Sustainable Development Goals or SDG) on economic, social and ecological levels. These goals have come into effect on 1 January 2016 and will remain valid for 15 years (until 2030). Politics, the civil society and the economy work together on their implementation. Telekom Austria Group is making significant contributions to the following SDGs:
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
Assuring fair, inclusive and high-quality education and life-long learning possibilities.
Promoting steady,broad and sustainable economic growth, productive full-time employment as well as humane work for all.
Creating a powerful and robust infrastructure, promoting broad and sustainable industriali- sation and supporting innovation.
Reducing inequality within and between nations.
Assuring sustainable patterns of consumption and production.
TELEKOM AUSTRIA GROUP’S CONTRIBUTION:
DIGITALISATION & PROMOTING INNOVATION
Telekom Austria Group promotes life-long learn- ing and media literacy de- velopment through free trainings in the frame- work of the Group-wide Internet for Allinitiative.
Telekom Austria Group offers its employees fair and flexible work environments, promotes their health and implements measures to increase diversity and fight discrimination. By enabling digitalisation it promotes a decoupling of economic growth and resource consumption.
Telekom Austria Group also continuously advances the expansion of its network infrastructure. It thereby focusses on network quality and reliability.
Telekom Austria Group sup- ports opportunities of equal access to digital media for all people.Furthermore, it offers digital solutions with social added value.
Telekom Austria Group relies on waste prevention and the recyclingof valuable raw materials.
At the same time, the Group takes into account ecological standards when expanding itsnetwork and workson standard product solutions.