People & Communities


People & Communities

Rising populations and urbanization are changing the way we live and work. We are continuing to put health and safety at the heart of everything we do. We are also making a difference by giving communities safe, healthy shelter through affordable housing. And We are fighting for fairness by taking a stand against bribery and workplace inequality.


Our ambition

We will further develop and provide affordable housing solutions for people who need it most. We will provide inclusive business models, education and health programs to support local communities’ economic and social development.

We will take a stand against corruption and bribery. We will promote and use responsible and sustainable business practices throughout our value chain. In particular, we will work for the universal respect of human rights. We will champion diversity in our sector. We will continue to put health and safety at the center of everything we do. Health and safety is LafargeHolcim’s overarching value.

Our targets

By 2030, we want to help 75 million people live better lives through our affordable housing solutions, our inclusive business initiatives and our social investments. We want to work with others to fight bribery and corruption in all the high-risk countries where we operate. We want to implement our Sustainable Procurement

Initiative in all the countries we operate in. We want to promote equality and diversity at LafargeHolcim. We want to achieve a minimum of 30% gender diversity at all management levels around our business by 2030. By 2030, we want to achieve a zero fatality target, a Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate of 0.2, a 50% reduction in Total Injury Frequency Rate (vs 2015), and have an occupational disease rate of 0.1.