Momentum for Change

Connected Mangroves wins 2016 UN Momentum for Change Award

Ericsson was honored by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat as one of the 13 winners in their 2016 Momentum for Change Awards.

Global 100

Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

Ericsson is on the 2015 Global100 list which was announced during the World Economic Forum in Davos in January 2015. The Global 100 is an annual project initiated by Corporate Knights, the company for clean capitalism.



FTSE Group confirms that Ericsson has been independently assessed according to the FTSE4Good criteria, and has satisfied the requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series, an equity index series designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards.

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According to EcoVadis, a collaborative platform enabling companies monitor and benchmark their suppliers sustainability and corporate responsibility performance used by 20 of our customers, Ericsson is in the top 1% of suppliers in all categories with a score of 82/100, the EcoVadis Gold level.



In 2015, Ericsson is listed as part of the Disclosure leaders within the Nordic Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). Ericsson as a leading company in tackling climate change score 99 on the Disclosure Leadership Index and achieved a performance score B for proactive climate actions.

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Member of the Ethibel excellence

Ericsson B has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe since 15/04/2016. This selection by Forum ETHIBEL indicates that the company performs better than average in its sector in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

2016 Hunger Hero Award

2016 Hunger Hero Award

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) honored Ericsson President and CEO Hans Vestberg in January 2016 with the Hunger Hero Award for Ericsson’s pioneering work in providing telecommunications solutions in support of humanitarian response.

FAR Award

Best Sustainability Report During 2015, Ericsson was awarded for Best Sustainability Report in Sweden by the national organization FAR, which represents about 6,000 accounting professionals. The award was for the 2014 Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report – Ericsson’s 22nd such report.

Africa Award for “Social Contribution”

Ericsson was recognized with a 2015 Africa Award for ”Social Contribution” for its global education initiative, Connect To Learn. The Africa Awards, organized by Total Telecom, recognize outstanding performance and innovation from the leading organizations in telecoms and the Internet of Things markets.