Protecting the Environment

Working towards a sustainable future

RBC's ambition is to work with partners to leverage technology and innovation capabilities to solve pressing environmental challenges.

Our Partnership Highlights

UNITED KINGDOM

ZSL (Zoological Society London)

Our three year environmental charity partnership with the ZSL works to ensure the River Thames remains a biodiversity-rich ecosystem that provides for people and wildlife.

 
 
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CONTINENTAL EUROPE

Earthwatch

Our two year partnership with Earthwatch will work towards safeguarding the quality and supply of fresh water in Dublin, Luxembourg and Paris.

The partnership will enable Earthwatch to expand its FreshWater Watch program Dublin, Luxembourg and Paris, which supports communities to help safeguard the quality and supply of fresh water, using simple but robust citizen science techniques.

CANADA

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Canada

RBC I&TS and WWF-Canada are collaborating to use emerging technologies to modernize freshwater management to benefit communities and wildlife across Canada. RBC’s support of this project will enable solving major water challenges facing Canada through 21st century technology solutions including the use of AI and blockchain.

 
 
MALAYSIA

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Malaysia

Our three year partnership with WWF-Malaysia aims to safeguard water security in the Klang Valley.

Over 200 RBC I&TS volunteers in Malaysia get involved in various citizen science programs with WWF each year.

MALAYSIA

Reef Check Malaysia (RCM)

Since 2015, RBC Malaysia has partnered with RCM to support the protection of the marine life of Tioman Island.

Forty RBC I&TS divers return to Tioman Island to work with RCM to restore and revive the fragile coral reef ecosystems and clean the shoreline each year.

 

RBC has a long history of environmental leadership dating back to 1991 when we launched our first corporate policy, the RBC Environmental Blueprint®. This is our strategic environmental sustainability roadmap and includes our corporate environmental policy, priorities and 42 commitments and targets.