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Publicis Groupe SA

Overview

Location

France

Sector

Advertising and market research

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Publicis is a publicly listed company in marketing, communications and digital business transformation, headquartered in Paris, France. Its business activities include communication, media, data and technology. In 2021, the group reported a total of 80,000 employees and a revenue of 11.7 billion Euro.*

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Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

North Star

  • Publicis Groupe SA commits to reach net-zero greenhouse emissions across the value chain by 2040 from the base year 2019, reducing absolute scopes 1, 2 and 3 by 90%

Pledge: Have a long-term science-based target to reach net-zero value chain GHG emissions by no later than 2050 in line with the SBTi Net Zero Standard

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

GHG Emissions

North Star

  • Publicis Groupe SA has a target to reduce absolute scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 50% by 2030 from a base year of 2019. Publicis Groupe SA has a target to reduce absolute scope 3 CO2e emissions 90% by 2040 from a base year of 2019

Pledge: Have an officially validated short-medium term science-based GHG emissions reduction targets aligned with a 1.5°C scenario (scope 1+2) in line with the SBTi Criteria and Recommendations

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emission-reduction through a company policy or behavioral change
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through low-carbon energy consumption
  • Have an initiative in place to drive transport-related GHG emissions reduction through an internal business travel policy
  • Have scope 1+2+3 GHG emissions verified through a third party verification or assurance process 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Publicis Groupe SA has a target to consume 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2030 from a baseline of 33% renewable electricity consumption in 2019

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Publicly disclose climate and environmental data to investors and customers through a public platform
  • Have board-level oversight of climate-related issues
  • Have a process for identifying, assessing, and responding to climate-related risks and opportunities
  • Have an employee engagement strategy to support and contribute to achieving the company's climate and environmental goals

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Value chain engagement

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an ongoing and transparent dialogue with our value chain around climate-related issues

 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (01/08/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022