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u003ch3u003eDelivering to a better world!u003c/h3u003ernu003ch6u003eIn FY2021, to enhance our commitment to Sustainability, we established a Board Environmental, Social and Governance (‘ESG’) Committee and created a dedicated ESG team, across the Group, to champion and embed our ESG principles in everything that we do.u003c/h6u003ernu003ch4u003eWhat ESG means to Cu0026amp;Cu003c/h4u003ernu003cstrongu003eEnvironmental:u003c/strongu003e the Group’s impact on the natural environment and its adaptation to climate change including greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, generation and use of renewable energy, biodiversity and habitat, impact on water resources and the status of water bodies, pollution, resources efficiency, the reduction and management of waste, and the environmental impact of the Group’s supply chain.rnrnu003cstrongu003eSocial:u003c/strongu003e the Group’s interactions with employees, customers, suppliers, other stakeholders and the communities in which it operates and the role of the Group in society, workplace policies, ethical procurement, any social or community projects undertaken by the Group.rnrnu003cstrongu003eGovernance:u003c/strongu003e the ethical conduct of the Group’s business including its corporate governance framework (such as compliance with the UK Corporate Governance Code 2018), business ethics policies and codes of conduct, counterparty due diligence, onboarding policies and procedures, the management of bribery, corruption and money laundering risk, the transparency of reporting and financial and tax transparency.rnu003ch6u003eFollowing a materiality assessment and an exercise to consider stakeholders’ interests, Cu0026amp;C has developed a Sustainability Framework, which forms part of the Cu0026amp;C business strategy, to guide our ESG initiatives under 6 pillars which support the UN Sustainable Development Goals (‘SDGs’). Whilst the Company is fully committed to the path to progress, we recognise that we are in the early stages of our journey. We expect to give a further update on the delivery of our ESG strategy in the FY2022 Annual Report.u003c/h6u003e