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Nielsen’s 2021 Responsibility Update Highlights ESG Commitment Through Change

2 minute read | June 2021

Through a historical and pivotal 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic and separation into two companies, Nielsen has remained strongly committed to its environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities and performance. Today, we published our 2021 Interim Responsibility Update to provide our stakeholders with a snapshot of our ESG story during an unprecedented year. 

“This 2021 Interim Responsibility Update covers our progress during this unprecedented year and helps us to close an important era for our business,” says David Kenny, Chief Executive Officer, Nielsen, in the update’s opening letter. “As we move forward as a media-focused company, our commitment to our environmental, social and governance values and standards remains as strong as ever, enabling us to move forward in our company’s purpose to power a better media future for all people.”

The update focuses on highlights across the key areas of Nielsen’s ESG strategy, including diversity, equity & inclusion (DE&I), human capital, environment, community engagement, data privacy & security and governance. This update also includes a refreshed Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) index. Highlights from our Interim Responsibility Update include:

Learn more and access our 2021 Interim Responsibility Update