Export Development Canada (EDC) is proud to accept its place among the Corporate Knights Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada.
We are grateful for the recognition from Corporate Knights,” said Robert Fosco, Vice President, Environmental & Corporate Responsibility. “EDC’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices are a vital part of our business culture and the work we do partnering with Canadian companies around the world.” We are grateful for the recognition from Corporate Knights,” said Robert Fosco, Vice President, Environmental & Corporate Responsibility. “EDC’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices are a vital part of our business culture and the work we do partnering with Canadian companies around the world.”
Corporate Knights is a research organization recognized globally for its transparent approach to measuring corporate sustainability practices. The Corporate Knights Best 50 assesses the performance of organizations with annual revenues of at least 1 billion dollars, across 17 key fields.
Over the last 4 years, EDC was named to the Corporate Knights’ Future 40 list of Responsible Corporate Leaders in Canada, recognizing organizations with revenue below 1 billion dollars.
“We’ve worked hard and made much progress, but know there’s always room for improvement,” said Fosco. “Our corporate goal is to have a bigger impact on the market, helping more Canadian companies than ever before, and to always do so in a sustainable way.”
For a full outline of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens methodology, visit the Corporate Knights page.
Export Development Canada (EDC) is a financial Crown corporation dedicated to helping Canadian companies of all sizes succeed on the world stage. As international risk experts, we equip Canadian companies with the tools they need – the trade knowledge, financing solutions, equity, insurance, and connections – to grow their business with confidence. Underlying all our support is a commitment to sustainable and responsible business. To help Canadian businesses facing extreme financial challenges brought on by the global response to COVID-19, the Government of Canada has expanded EDC’s domestic capabilities until December 31, 2021. This broader mandate will enable EDC to expand its support to companies focused domestically.
For more information and to learn how we can help your company, call us at 1-800-229-0575 or visit www.edc.ca.