Sustainability and Responsibility


Co-President: Mr Chee Kiang Lim, Schneider Electric

Co-President: Ms Mia Lindsey, Sodexo Services Asia

Co-President: Ms Lydia Wong, Veolia ES Singapore


French Chamber Contact: Sylvie Berthaud


The Sustainability and Responsibility Committee acts as a platform for discussion among members on the topic of sustainability. The committee aims to promote French expertise in this domain, facilitate the exchange of information and best practices to encourage synergies, connect actors, and build deeper cooperation between Singaporean and French companies.



Pôle EAU is the national French WATER competitiveness cluster aimed at developing partnerships and projects between member companies and academics to promote innovation and international business in the water sector. It is part of "France Water Team", a water clusters network in the south of France.



Supported Event:

The Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards are the biggest awards for sustainability reporting vision, excellence and accomplishment. The Awards recognize and honour sustainability reporting leaders in Asia.

The Awards celebrate best practices in sustainability reporting and communications. The Awards are offered in various categories that include Asia’s Best Sustainability Report, Asia’s Best Integrated Report, Asia’s Best Sustainability Report (SME), Asia’s Best Report on the SDGs, Asia’s Best Carbon Disclosure, and more.

An independent panel of judges with distinguished backgrounds evaluates the entries to decide the winners. The rigorous multi-tier judging process is backed by a stringent risk-management approach through extensive due diligence and background check applied to potential winners.

More information about this Awards HERE.

Best Practices

Launched in 2012 within the sustainability Charter, the Best Practices format is revamped. With these Sustainable Business Cases sharing we aim to promote and encourage sustainable and responsible projects/investments.


Learn from others and submit your own practices to Sylvie BERTHAUD at


Download the form HERE.


2017 | AXA Insurance

2017 | Dragages

2017 | Credit Agricole CIB

2017 | Suez

2017 | Sodexo

2017 | Veolia

2014 | AXA Insurance

2014 | CIC - Singapore Branch

2014 | Cofely South East Asia

2014 | Crédit Agricole CIB

2014 | Ibis on Bencoolen

2014 | SDV Logistics

2014 | Sing’Theatre

2014 | Sodexo

2014 | Vallourec Asia Pacific

2014 | Veolia


  • French Chamber CSR Day 2017: Over 2.6 tons of trash collected at Tanah Merah Beach


  • The French Chamber is partner with Company of Good
    Supported by the government and NVPC, this programme empowers businesses to give better and more holistically.
    For more information, visit their website


  • French Chamber Breakfast Talk with Mr Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Chairman and CEO of Solvay

French Chamber Sustainability Charter

The French Chamber Sustainability Charter is a commitment at the local level to promote sustainability, share, link with other organisations and possibly undertake projects in Singapore and in the region.


42 French and Singapore companies came together to commit their businesses to sustainability practices by signing the French Chamber Sustainability Charter.


Guidebook for Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility




Or click here to download the PDF version

Photo Gallery

Committee Documents (members’ only)

Jul 2017 | How Diversity & Inclusion brings Employee Engagement - Schneider Electric.pdf
Jul 2017 | Strategic Approach to Diversity - Accor Hotels.pdf
Jul 2017 | Diversity and Inclusion a Critical Business Imperative - Sodexo.pdf
Jun 2017 | Our approach to Sustainability and Corporate Giving - Standard Chartered.pdf
Jun 2017 | How to develop a corporate giving culture and how does it benefit your company - Company of Good.pdf
Jun 2017 |  Sustainability Turbulence or Transformation - WBCSD.pdf
Jun 2017 | Aligning Business Strategy and Sustainability - INSEAD.pdf
Mar 2017 | Smart Sustainable Cities - EDB.pdf
Jan 2017 | LNG as a clean bunkering fuel for a green mobility - ENGIE.pdf
Jul 2016 | Creating More Future - Solvay.pdf
Jun 2016 | Smart Cities and the Power of Ecosystem Services - ESSEC Asia Pacific.pdf
May 2016 | Introducing Planet 21 - AccorHotels.pdf
May 2016 |

The challenge of change the role of business in sustainable development - Corporate Citizenship.pdf

Mar 2016 | Maritime Singapore Green Initiative - MPA.pdf
Mar 2016 | Key Global Outcome of COP21 & Future Energy Mix in ASEAN - IISS.pdf
Dec 2015 | CSR performance – French & ASEAN Companies - ecoVadis.pdf
Nov 2015 | How can procurement have a positive impact on society - Cosfibel.pdf
Nov 2015 | Paper a key element of a CSR Policy - Antalis.pdf
Apr 2015 | Singapore’s Solar Industry Landscape - EDB.pdf
Apr 2015 | Field experience on Solar plants with Li-ion ESS - Saft Batteries.pdf
Apr 2015 | Innovative Solar Financing Solutions - LYS Energy Group.pdf
Feb 2015 | Think Health & Safety Because WE Care - Veolia Water Technologies.pdf
Jan 2015 | Innovative & Cleaner Deliveries - SDV.pdf
Nov 2014 | Food Waste Reduction - Sodexo.pdf
Oct 2014 | Sustainable Development a New Ambition for Accor - Accor Group.pdf
Sep 2014 | The shared value created by Saipem sustainable business - Saipem.pdf
Mar 2014 | IT Asset Disposal and eWaste Recycling Services - Tes-Amm.pdf
Mar 2014 | Making a Positive Impact - HP.pdf
Mar 2014 | Presentation Sustainability through cultures preservations - Total Indonesia.pdf
Feb 2014 | ANAK TNK.pdf

Past Events

30 Jan 2018 - 09:45
Speakers: Mr Guan Bian KOH, Deputy Director of Innovation & Technology Transfer Hub, Building & Research Institute, HDB ; Mr Maxime CASSAT, Managing Director, EDF Lab Singapore
16 Jan 2018 - 08:30
Speakers: Victoria Bethlehem, Head of Human Resources, Asia Pacific, The Adecco Group
12 Jan 2018 - 08:30
Speakers: Mrs Mia LINDSEY, Technical Director APAC FM Platform at Sodexo
24 Nov 2017 - 09:00
Speakers: Dr Thomas Reindl, Deputy CEO, Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore; Ms Monika Bieri, Research Associate, Solar Financial and Economic Specialist, Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore
2 Nov 2017 - 08:30
Speakers: Dr Nadege Claudel, Managing Director at RELIABILITY CONSULTING