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03/18/2020
Group
COVID-19 INFORMATION

At Saint-Gobain the health of our employees and our customers is our top priority. We have put in place protective measures in order to meet the essential expectations of our customers and partners, in strict compliance with local and national rules and directives. At its level, the Group strives to play its role as a corporate citizen to protect the health of all and limit the spread of the virus. 

03/09/2020
Commitment
With risk comes reward – Saint-Gobain reiterates its commitment to Africa

During its Africa Forum, a gathering of key executives from Saint-Gobain locations across Africa, Jean- Claude Lasserre, CEO of Saint-Gobain Africa, talks about mitigating risk by investing in and supporting its operations on the continent and its long-term commitment to growth.

03/09/2020
Commitment
Saint-Gobain donates school shoes to Mvelaphanda Primary School

Saint-Gobain’s long-standing relationship with Mvelaphanda Primary School began in 2015 with its investment in the school’s new ablution facilities as part of the group’s 350th anniversary. 

01/08/2020
Industry
Saint-Gobain in Africa's tallest building

Standing 234 meters high, The Leonardo in Johannesburg (South Africa) is now the tallest in Africa. Saint-Gobain is proud to have contributed to its construction.

11/27/2019
Achievement
SAINT-GOBAIN’S GHANA MORTAR PLANT INAUGURATES ITS NEW LINE

Saint-Gobain has grown its presence in Ghana adding a brand-new line to its current manufacturing offering.

11/27/2019
Award
SAINT-GOBAIN RECOGNIZED AS A COUNTRY CERTIFIED TOP EMPLOYER 2020

Saint-Gobain has been officially recognized by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 in South Africa. This is the 6th consecutive year that Saint-Gobain South Africa has been awarded this prestigious certification.

11/11/2019
Commitment
NET ZERO EMISSIONS COMMITMENT OF SAINT-GOBAIN

Saint-Gobain has signed the pledge for net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Read the full article here.

08/22/2019
Commitment
Remembering the legacy of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela was a thought leader in education and inspired millions around the world to value education. He inspired change in society and encouraged people to empower themselves through education.

With this in mind, Saint-Gobain SSA decided to focus on schools. With the help of an NGO, Adopt-a-School, we selected schools where we can make a difference and this year employees across sub-Saharan Africa spent time at nine schools.

08/07/2019
Achievement
A new mortars plant starts production in Angola

Saint-Gobain is now present in 68 countries across the world

08/02/2019
Innovation
INSULATION IS THE SMART SOLUTION FOR A MORE COMFORTABLE INTERIOR

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