ESG issues

Our reporting is centered around a series of issue briefs covering each of Walmart’s priority ESG issues in depth. Each brief covers our aspiration and strategy with respect to the issue, the relevance of the issue to business and society, our key goals and metrics, and our progress to date.
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  • Compensation & benefits; training/upskilling; advancement/mobility; pay equity; freedom of association; workforce development; careers
  • Executive and workforce diversity metrics; representation, equity and inclusion strategies; inclusive sourcing; promoting equity beyond Walmart
  • Responsible sourcing; economic opportunity; responsible recruitment; worker safety
  • U.S. manufacturing; diverse sourcing; made in India; smallholder farmers & small producers
  • Food and product safety; access to affordable, nutritious food; sustainable chemistry
  • Affordable, quality food & essential products; employment; local suppliers; community resilience; local causes and giving; tax
  • Product sourcing; supplier engagement; industry consortia & initiatives; customer engagement; advocacy
  • Business continuity planning; mitigation & recovery; supporting communities
  • Human rights statement; salient issues; governance; stakeholder engagement; human rights in supply chains