Responsible Business

A commitment to operating our business responsibly underpins our entire strategy. We bring this commitment to life through our culture and by embedding it in all aspects of the way we work.



reduction in water use per occupied room in water-stressed areas


participants globally benefited from the IHG® Academy in 2015

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Our targets

Measuring our performance against our five year targets.

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Our culture of responsible business

IHG shares the values of employees, guests and other stakeholders.

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Our people

How the active engagement of our hotel colleagues is fundamental to meeting our aims.

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Corporate responsibility

Our commitment to making communities around the world better places to be - for all.

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Reporting and performance

How we are creating shared value for IHG, our owners, the environment and the local community.

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Our stories

Read about our corporate responsibility programmes in action, key initiatives and most prestigious award wins