piraeus bank group

Timeline of environmental policy and strategy of the Piraeus Bank Group

Piraeus Bank co-signed the UNEP FI’s “Declaration of Intent on Energy Efficiency”, recognising that the financial sector has the capability to direct capital flows towards activities and investments that promote energy efficiency.

Piraeus Bank cosigned along with nine other big banks the UNEP FI’s “Positive Impact Manifesto for the Transition to an Inclusive Green Economy”.

Piraeus Bank Group has joined the “Paris Pledge for Action” initiative, launched in the framework of the UN Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21).

Piraeus Bank participates in the development of an EU Community of Practice Finance and Biodiversity (EU CoP F@B).

Piraeus Bank has endorsed the Declaration of Antwerp raising the issue of refocusing the ecosystem services framework on the principles of sustainability and social justice, in the context of European Ecosystem Services Conference 2016.

Management Award in the European Business Awards for the Environment at national level and distinction as one of the top four organizations for Piraeus Bank’s robust Environmental Management System (EMS), certified under EMAS and ISO 14001.