For AXA, as an insurance company, taking on responsibility is a core task. For the period 2016 to 2020 the focus of our corporate responsibility lies on the topic of «Future Energy.» Supporting its customers and the public in their approach to energy and making them aware of the relevance of the topic are major concerns at AXA.
Energy usage impacts our core business. Because the use of fossil fuels and the resulting climate change are expected to lead to more frequent and more extreme weather events causing greater damage, including in Switzerland. As an insurer and long-term investor it is our responsibility to help limit the advance of climate change and to support the energy transition. Hence AXA is placing the focus of its corporate responsibility on the topic of «Future Energy.» This is clear from the following selection of AXA initiatives: