Highlights from 2011

$1bn Clients who engaged with WPP on our approach to sustainability were worth at least $1 billion to the Group in 2011.

 of our senior managers are women.

19% of the WPP board of directors are women.

 Our investment in training and wellbeing in 2011, a 9% increase per person (2010: £48.9).

 The increase in videoconferencing usage compared with 2010.

Sustainability Navigator

WPP Sustainability Navigator published to encourage collaboration on sustainability in marketing around our business.

2.44 tonnes Our carbon footprint in 2011, down 26% on our 2006 baseline. Our target is 1.2 tonnes of CO2 per person by 2020.

 The number of employees who have completed our Ethics and Anti-bribery and corruption training.

 Our position in Newsweek magazine's Green Rankings of the 500 largest global companies in 2011, which is based on environmental management, reporting and performance.

£15.3m The total value of our social investment (2010: £14.3). This is equivalent to 1.5% of reported profit before tax.

FTSE4Good, Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and Newsweek 2011 Green Rankings

GRI indicates covered in this section:
2.10, 4.12

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