Vodacom claims top telco ranking for ESG performance

Friday 5 November 2021 | 12:07 CET | News
Vodacom Group announced that Sustainalytics, an independent provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research and ratings, has ranked Vodacom as the world's number one telecommunications service company based on ESG performance. The 2021 Sustainalytics report saw the company improve to first place from second place in 2020 out of 221 companies in the sector. In terms of risk globally, Vodacom has moved from sixth to fourth place out of 12,965 companies.

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