The Co-operators Sustainability Strategy

Our Sustainability Vision

Sustainability Strategy


We will be a catalyst for a sustainable society.

“As CEO, I want to ensure we continue to integrate financial, environmental, and social sustainability into everything we do. This will enable us to protect the security of the people we serve, the planet we live on and the profits we generate. In this way, we will continue to build long-term prosperity and a strong, sustainable future for our organization, our clients and their communities.”

-Robert Wesseling, President and CEO, The Co-operators Group Limited

Our People

We attract and develop personal champions of sustainability through our dynamic, progressive workplace.

Our Clients

We enable and encourage our clients to contribute to a sustainable future through our products and services.

Our Governance and Operations

We model responsible, accountable and transparent governance. Our operations help foster a more sustainable society and economy and are a source of pride for our people. Others seek to follow our example.

Our Investments

We are responsible investors and build on our assets to contribute to a more sustainable future.

Our Public Voice

We are strong and effective public advocates for sustainability and inspire others to take action.

Our Relationships

We are advancing sustainability through collaboration with industry partners, the co-operative sector, business partners, communities, governments and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).