Reporting strategy

One of the most visible manifestations of our commitment to Triple Line Management is our integrated reporting.  Since 2004, we have reported on financial, social and environmental performance in one combined report.  Our annual reporting includes both non-financial and financial statements which provide detail on our efforts to have a net positive impact on society by reducing environmental impacts, increasing quality of life through better healthcare treatment, as well as providing an attractive return on investment for shareholders.

 

Reporting standards

In the absence of global standards for inclusive reporting, our integrated reporting is prepared in respect of standards for mandatory and voluntary reporting.


Demonstrating accountability

The integrated reporting format was introduced to enhance Novo Nordisk's financial valuation and to explore the relationship between financial and non-financial performance.  More broadly, the objectives of Novo Nordisk's reporting efforts have both an external and an internal dimension.


Continuous improvement

We were one of the first companies to integrate financial and non-financial reporting. Our commitment to reporting leadership includes a desire to continuously improve.  Some of the areas on which we are focused include.