Governance and CSR

Find the latest publications on CSR policy and governance of BNP Paribas group
View the latest documentation
  • Thematic presentations CSR

    BNP Paribas CSR Strategy - May 2024

  • Financial reports CSR

    2023 Integrated report

  • CSR

    2024 Climate report

BNP Paribas' mission is to contribute to a responsible and sustainable economy by financing and advising clients according to the highest ethical standards.
Jean Lemierre, Chairman of the Board of BNP Paribas

Extra-financial ratings and distinctions

In 2023, the Group maintained its performance in most of the evaluations of the main extra-financial rating agencies, with overall scores well above the banking average. These ratings are based on questionnaires that consider the key issues and stakeholder expectations for CSR and responsible practices. They attest to the fact that BNP Paribas is constantly working in these areas and help set a course in defining its social and environmental objectives.

Latest distinctions

  • Euromoney, 2023
    World’s best bank for sustainable finance
  • Euromoney, 2023
    World’s best bank
  • 2023 Alliance Label Diversity and Gender equality
    BNP Paribas is the first French bank to obtain both labels
  • 2023 Top Employer Europe
    BNP Paribas has been awarded the 2023 Top Employers Institute label for the 10th year in a row
  • Corporate Knights 2024
    Only French bank in the ranking “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations 2024”
  • Moody's ESG Solutions 2023
    2 nd
    2nd place among diversified banks in Europe
  • BNP Paribas received an AA rating in the 2023 MSCI ESG Ratings.
  • BNP Paribas is listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices World & Europe
  • BNP Paribas is ranked in the top 5% of the banking industry according to the 2023 S&P Global CSA scores
  • BNP Paribas is listed in the EN Vigeo indices World 120, Europe 120 and France 20
  • BNP Paribas is in the first quartile of the banking sector in the extra-financial performance rankings of FTSE Russell, Standard & Poor's (CSA) and Moody's ESG Solutions



in the related

FTSE Russell

4.4/5 (2023) 4.4/5 (2022) FTSE4Good Global Index Series
ISS (ESG Corporate Rating) C+ (2023) C+ (2022) Prime (best-in-class status)
MSCI (ESG Corporate Rating) AA (2023) AA (2022)  
Standard & Poor's (CSA) 73/100 (2023) 84/100 (2022) DJSI World – DJSI Europe
Moody's ESG Solutions
(ESG Profile)
71/100 (2023)

71/100 (2022)

EN-Vigeo World 120,
Europe 120 and France 20

CDP A (2023) B (2022)  

The four pillars of our CSR strategy

Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach allows us to take part in building a sustainable future, while ensuring the Group’s performance and continued stability.
  • The economy

    Financing the economy in an ethical manner

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  • Our people

    Developing and engaging our people responsibly

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  • The community

    Being a positive agent for change

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  • The environment

    Accelerating the ecological and energy transition

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Governance and Compliance

  • Board of Directors
  • The general management and the Executive Committee
  • Compliance
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CSR Contact

Patrice MENARD
CSR Investor Relation Officer
Palais du Hanovre
16 rue de Hanovre
75002 PARIS
+33 1 40 14 63 58