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Responsible management of the supply chain

Adoption of supplier, collaborator and commercial partner selection policies applying fair and transparent processes that integrate sustainability criteria; promotion of social responsibility practices amongst suppliers, stimulating the improvement to reliability and safety in provision of services.

Performance 2020

1.7

billion euro  orders to suppliers
(97.6% orders to Italian suppliers)

 

80%

of orders to suppliers with at least one certification

 

3,961

inspections carried out
(99% of checks performed compliant)

 

2,250

suppliers assessed on social issues

2,139

suppliers assessed on environmental issues

Breakdown of orders by geographical area

Actions

  • Revised and Updated the General Purchase Conditions for contracts, various services, supplies, professional services and the purchase of goods and services in the field of information technology
  • Identified those who may be considered "critical suppliers", namely all those parties who may cause with high probability a negative impact on the Group due to social, environmental and/or economic misconduct
  • Developed a procurement process dedicated to start-up, becoming a point of reference in Italy for its ability to listen, involve, experiment and guide

SUSTAINABILITY PLAN AND POLICY

Digital
Circular Economy
Governance
People Innovation
Energy Transition

Responsible Procurement

Develop initiatives aiming to spread the culture of health and safety at work amongst contractors and other suppliers. Develop green procurement policies.

KPI Year 2020 Year 2022 Year 2026 Year 2030 ID Termine
Incidence of sustainability criteria in the vendor rating process >15% >20% >25% >30% 991 935

Sustainable Development Goal

DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all

Our concept of sustainability

Find out about A2A Sustainability delving into
the different dimensions of our model.