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The company DEKRA has been appointed as a training partner by EcoVadis, the leading provider of business sustainability qualifications worldwide. This appointment reflects DEKRA’s commitment to sustainability and its ability to help companies improve their practices in Environment, Labor and Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Purchasing

Alcobendas (Madrid), May 14, 2024.- EcoVadis is a global standard that evaluates the sustainability of the supply chain, considering 21 criteria in four main areas. To date, EcoVadis has qualified more than 100,000 companies worldwide. What does it mean to be an EcoVadis Approved Training Partner? EcoVadis Approved Training Partners are experts selected based on their in-depth knowledge of the methodology and process of evaluation of EcoVadis, as well as its experience in local regulations and environmental, ethical and human rights issues. As an authorized training partner, DEKRA is able to guide companies in understanding the EcoVadis methodology, help suppliers complete their assessments and provide consulting services to implement sustainable supply chain improvements. Upcoming DEKRA webinar for on May 29, 2024The online event will offer a detailed insight into how the EcoVadis sustainability management system can elevate companies’ environmental and social commitments to the next level.During the webinar, the challenges and benefits of EcoVadis evaluation, as well as the registration process, response to the questionnaire, expert analysis and understanding of the results. In addition, good practices will be shared to prepare the classification, define the level of ambition, correctly upload test documents and plan areas for improvement. Webinar details: •  Date: Wednesday, May 29 •  Time: 16:00 – 17 :00 CEST•  Location: Online (click here to register)”Whether you are a company that wants to obtain the EcoVadis seal for the first time or improve your current result, this webinar is an opportunity to join the revolution of business sustainability and learn how EcoVadis can drive sustainable growth. Register now and be part of the change.”About DEKRADEKRA was founded in 1925 to ensure road safety through vehicle inspection. Today, with a much broader reach, DEKRA is the world’s largest independent unlisted expert organization in the testing, inspection and certification sector. As a global provider of comprehensive services and solutions, they help their clients improve their safety, security and sustainability outcomes. In 2023, DEKRA generated revenue of €4.1 billion. The company currently employs approximately 49,000 people who provide qualified and independent expert services in approximately 60 countries on five continents. With a platinum rating from EcoVadis, DEKRA is now in the top one percent of ranked sustainable companies.

Contact Contact name: Stephanie Channeliere Contact description: DEKRA/ESG Strategy Area Contact phone: 34 658859464