Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, is a global database containing information on the impact of organisations on the environment, such as greenhouse gas emissions, deforestation and water consumption. The aim of the CDP is to improve the transparency of environmental impact data and support sustainable business practices by helping companies to measure, monitor and reduce harm to the environment.
Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF)
The objective of the PCAF is, via the exchange of information, to develop and enhance an open-source method for measuring the carbon footprint of investments and loans.
Climate Action 100+
Achmea has joined the Climate Action 100+ initiative. This is an investor initiative aimed at ensuring that the biggest emitters of greenhouse gases implement the necessary measures to combat climate change.
Dutch Banking Association
Achmea Bank is a member of the Dutch Banking Association
(NVB). The NVB is a stakeholder association that unites about 60 Dutch and foreign banks operating in the Netherlands. For interest representation at European level, the NVB is a member of the European Banking Federation
(EBF). Together we work towards a prosperous, sustainable and inclusive society, connecting with Europe and the rest of the world.
Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO)
The VBDO is the association for Dutch investors that focus specifically on creating a sustainable society. The aim is to represent the interests of those institutional and private investors that wish to contribute to sustainable development.
Platform Living Wage Financials (PLWF)
The PLWF is an alliance of financial institutions that encourage and monitor the companies in which they invest to bring an end to the practice of not paying a living wage in the clothing industry’s global supply chain.
UNEP FI Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Achmea has signed up to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment
(PRI). PRI encourages the integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into the investment process and the exercise of responsible ownership through the equity portfolio. Here you will find the Principles for Responsible Investment
Energy Efficient Mortgage Netherlands Hub (EEM NL Hub)
Achmea has been a member of the Energy Efficient Mortgage Netherlands Hub since 2021. This is an alliance that includes mortgage providers, investors and service institutions from the mortgage sector. The EEM NL Hub was set up to interpret regulations on sustainability, such as the EU Taxonomy and the goals of the Paris Agreement, and to apply them to the Dutch mortgage and housing market. Its objective is to develop a clear standard for green mortgages.