Alliances and Recognitions
Alliances and Recognitions
United Nations Global Compact
NH Hotel Group adhered to the United Nations Global Compact in 2006, following its 10 principles as an internal reference framework for designing the Corporate Responsibility strategy and management. This year the Company also adhered to “Responsible Tourism: A Commitment Shared by All”, an initiative led by the Global Compact and the World Tourism Organization that includes the signing of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism. The purpose of this project is to make progress in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility within Spain’s tourism sector and help businesses within the industry meet their ethical and sustainable development commitments.
Socially responsible investment (SRI)
NH Hotel Group became part of this index in 2013 and in 2015 renewed its presence once again, with the identification of areas for improvement and new opportunities. These will allow the Company to continue its presence in the index thanks to the responsible management of the business.
Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
NH Hotel Group has obtained the highest performance rating in CDP’s Climate Change Programme 2015, which recognises the efforts made by leading global companies to help stop climate change. Of all the companies nominated for this edition, NH Hotel Group is among the 5% that will be included in the Climate A list, which is prepared at the request of 822 investors representing over one third of the world’s invested capital.
Ethibel Excellence Investment Register
NH Hotel Group remains in this index of leading companies in Corporate Social Responsibility in different sectors. Being part of this index highlights the Company’s good performance above the average in the sector, and promotes Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) amongst investors and funds.
NH Collection Bogotá Terra 100 Royal is highly commened hotel in the 2016 edition of Green Hotelier awards. The winning hotels in four regions around the world represent those which have made the biggest commitments to sustainability with innovative programmes that positively impact their people, their community and the planet.
NH Hotel Group obtained the best rating in the CDP reference index and in 2015 became the leading hotel company in terms of climate change management and the best rated in Europe (97 or A-), ahead of leading companies in the sector.
NH Hotel Group’s 2008-2012 Environmental Action Plan wins European Business Award for the Environment. in the ‘Business & Biodiversity’ category. These prizes are awarded by the European Union’s Directorate-General for the Environment and given by Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia.
NH Hoteles has been honored for its environmental excellence and innovation in sustainability. The Company has received the Green Supplier Awards, an award that has been developed by IMEX and GMIC (Green Meeeting Industry Council) to recognize the sustainable policies carried out by large companies in the area of MICE (Meeting, Incentive, Congress and Exhibition).