Making a difference in the world

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People everywhere are realizing more and more that the work we do has a big impact on their lives — on the companies they work for, on the investments they make, as well as on the capital markets and global economy as a whole. That’s why we aim to make a real difference to the communities in which we live and work. And use our business skills and resources to create positive social change.

Leading the debate
Around the world, we help to improve regulatory regimes and company reporting models. We promote transparency in financial reporting. We use our influence to strengthen global corporate governance and support the effective operation of the world’s capital markets.

Promoting entrepreneurship
We promote entrepreneurship through our Entrepreneur Of The Year® program and our Social Entrepreneur Of The Year award. We believe entrepreneurs benefit their communities by creating jobs, growing their economies and making their local communities more vibrant. We also use our knowledge and skills to benefit emerging economies and help new businesses to thrive.

Supporting initiatives we believe in
As a leading firm in Luxembourg, EY Luxembourg contribute selectively in different areas where we feel we can make a difference: SOS Village d'Enfants Monde, International School of Luxembourg, foundation “Ecouter pour mieux s’entendre”, ICHEC housing project, Tennis Spora, Musek am Syrdall.
Our people give their support too. They were numerous to contribute to our toy collection to SOS Village d’enfants in Mali.

Giving our time and skills
Our people support many charities and not-for-profit organizations. We give everyone the opportunity to donate their time and money. Many get paid time off so they can perform volunteer work.
As a leading firm in Luxembourg, EY has chosen to devote some of its resources to the well-being of the community in which we do business and also to projects which find strong support here. We contribute selectively in areas where we feel we can make a difference: SOS Village d'Enfants Monde, International School of Luxembourg, Handicap international, Francesco Tristano Schlimé, Médecins sans frontières and Télévie.

Caring about the world we live in
We aim to limit the impact our business has on the environment. We are building good environmental practice into the design of our new and refurbished offices. We are reducing the need to travel through video and teleconferencing. And we are developing plans for carbon offsetting and sourcing green energy suppliers. Finally, we support companies that care about environment and which develop solutions for a greener world like Lux Eco Mobile.