VISA Group is committed to the cause of improving the life of people of all societies in order to contribute to the economic and social development. Taking a cue from the UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals, the Group is providing employment opportunities to marginalised sections, promoting entrepreneurship through vocational training programs and placement for empowering women.

The Group has undertaken a number of welfare initiatives:

    • Establishing Educational Institutions to provide access to quality education, scholarship opportunities to brilliant and needy students and strengthening the educational pedagogy.
    • Making preventive healthcare accessible to the local and regional communities.
    • Empowering people through skill development, vocational training and sport.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

VISA Commodities AG is aware about the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development of the United Nations. The Company contributes to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals in the following ways.

SDG 1 & SDG 2

Global trade is an important pillar for prosperity. By enabling a cost-effective and efficient flow of commodities from one country to another, the Company helps in prosperity of different regions across the world in alignment to SDG 1 and SDG 2.

SDG 8 & SDG 9

The Company is part of the supply chain for steel which builds resilient infrastructure to promote sustainable industrialization in alignment to SDG 8 and SDG 9.

SDG 16 & SDG 17

Our global network and our commitments to those businesses strengthen and revitalize global partnerships in alignment to SDG 16 and SDG 17.

VISA Commodities AG is committed to following the Group’s philosophy in its endeavours for sustainable transformation through concerted efforts of our global network of offices as well as our stakeholders worldwide.