Dun & Bradstreet, a global provider of business data and analytics, has added ESG Registered to its product catalog in Nigeria to help companies project their environmental, social and governance (ESG) credentials on a global level.
The solution will facilitate firms in gaining an edge over the competition through an industry-trusted seal, according to a statement.
“Through the release of this cutting-edge product, Dun & Bradstreet will recognise companies committed to sustainable business practices and award them a certificate with ESG ratings,” the statement said.
It said small, medium, and large businesses can utilise the product to showcase their commitment to sustainability and enter the company’s Data Cloud- a service used by over 92 per cent of Fortune 500 companies to vet customers, suppliers and other business partners.
“Find out more about the solutions and other products on our website. The seal ensures transparency and sustainability in business functions and enables businesses to understand their ESG performance, identify risks, and overcome ESG-related gaps,” it stated.
Country Head at Dun & Bradstreet Nigeria, Womo Diriyai, said by combining technology with ESG data, the company recognises sustainable organisations by awarding them with a badge of recognition that widens their projection at a global scale.
“With the rapid growth in digitalisation in Nigeria, it is essential to implement technology to assure a green future. ESG RegisteredTM is an all-in-one solution for responsible companies looking to showcase their ESG performance and fill gaps in adherence to the ESG guidelines,” he said.