As a supporter of the principles of the International Co-operative Alliance, Desjardins Group has always been an advocate of long-term development that balances the 3 dimensions of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental.
Accordingly, Desjardins adopted a sustainable development policy (PDF, 285 KB) - This link will open in a new window. in 2005 to provide a framework for our efforts in terms of products and services, management practices and socioeconomic leadership. The policy is reviewed every 5 years.
Environmental protection is a key factor of our sustainable development policy. To put this policy into action, Desjardins has implemented various initiatives.
Through our many partnerships, we're committed to helping communities make the energy transition and take climate action. Our partnerships support university research and training, foster the development of real solutions for economic players and promote climate education.