Supported Initiatives

Garanti BBVA adopts various reporting initiatives and works in cooperation with a number of organizations with the aim of improving the reporting of the environmental and the social impacts of its activities, and to promote communication with other stakeholders.

In 2020, Garanti BBVA contributed TRY 1.4 million to the efforts aimed at raising awareness and know-how transfer to a variety of stakeholders including public bodies, policy makers, private companies, universities and NGOs for sustainable development. 76.26% of this amount was contributed to lobbying activities for climate change, 14.81% was contributed to lobbying activities for sustainable finance and 8.93% was contributed to other lobbying activities.

Initiative / Organization

Participation Year

Business Council Plastic Initiative 2019
Büyük Menderes Havzası Clean Production Movement 2018
UNEP FI Banking Principles Core Group 2018
CPLC Steering Committee 2018
30% Club Turkey 2017
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures 2017
Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC) 2017
YASED – International Investors Association 2017
TUSIAD Environment and Climate Change Working Group 2016
Paris Pledge for Action 2016
Science-Based Target 2016
Caring for Climate (C4C) 2015
UNGC Business Leadership Criteria on Carbon Pricing 2015
‘HeforShe’ 2015
CDP Water Program 2015
Integrated Reporting Business Network 2015
Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) 2014
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) 2013
WWF Green Office 2013
International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) - Pilot Program 2013
The United Nations Global Compact 2012
The Business Council for Sustainable Development Turkey (SKD) 2012
HP Planet Partners Program 2012
Equal Opportunity Model (FEM) 2012
The United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP  FI) 2011
CDP Climate Change Program 2010
The Banks Association of Turkey 1958

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