Sustainability reporting

Ericsson's Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report is rendered as a separate report added to the Company's Annual Report in accordance with the Annual Accounts Act (SFS 1995:1554, chapter 6, section 10 and 11). The Sustainability report is externally assured by an independent third party in accordance with ISAE 3000 as well as AA1000AP.

Part of the scope of the external assurance consists of a review of the Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility reporting in accordance with GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards. Ericsson's Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility report is produced in accordance to UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights Reporting Framework.

Ericsson has been a signatory since 2000. We report our Communication on Progress annually and according to the Advanced Level criteria since 2012. Please see Ericsson UN Global Compact profile and our Communication on Progress (COP).

An effective reductions strategy for carbon emissions is integral to our operations. Our efforts are disclosed to CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project. Read the 2018 CDP report.