IHG 2016 Responsible Business Report

IHG’s 2016 responsible business report is an overview of IHG's work; embedding strong business ethics, managing risk, ensuring an effective supply chain and raising awareness of human rights.

IHG launches their latest Responsible Business Report, highlighting key milestones and achievements during the course of the year. Doing business responsibly underpins IHG’s entire strategy and the commitment to responsible business to life through its culture and award-winning corporate responsibility programmes.

IHG also share updates on its award-winning corporate responsibility programmes, IHG® Academy and IHG Green Engage™ system, and its progress against its five year corporate responsibility targets. Finally, IHG share stories of its disaster relief work and how the group equips and empowers its hotels to prepare for disaster.

2016 highlights
- Private group -
  • More than 120,000 colleagues completed Responsible Business training modules, including modules on anti-bribery, crisis management, health and safety, PCI compliance and data privacy
  • Launched Human Rights e-learning to all hotels and colleagues
  • IHG branded hotels implemented more than 34,000 green solutions through the IHG Green Engage system, contributing to a 3.9% reduction in our carbon footprint and 4.8% reduction in water use per occupied room (against a 2012 baseline)