All of Iberspa's commitments and practices are aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals, approved by the UN in 2015 and set by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The idea behind these goals is to have an opportunity for countries and their societies to embark on a new path to improve everyone's lives, without leaving anyone behind.

Goal 6

Guarantee the availability of water and its sustainable management, and sanitation for all. Iberspa achieves this goal thanks to its sustainability and environmental measures, such as the use of water or awareness-raising actions on its responsible use. The organisation has set the following objectives:

6.3 By 2030, improve water quality, reducing pollution, eliminating dumping and minimising the emission of chemicals and hazardous materials, halving the percentage of untreated wastewater and significantly increasing recycling and safe reuse globally.

6.4 By 2030, significantly increase the efficient use of water resources in all sectors and ensure the sustainability of freshwater extraction and supply to address water scarcity and significantly reduce the number of people suffering from water shortages.

Goal 8

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all. We try to achieve all this thanks to our different human capital management actions, ensuring an excellent work environment, with multiple communication channels, among many other things. Iberspa's objectives in this regard are as follows:

8.3 Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, the creation of decent jobs, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalisation and growth of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services.

8.8 Protect labour rights and promote a safe and risk-free work environment for all workers, including migrant workers, particularly migrant women and people in precarious jobs.

Goal 9

Industry, infrastructure, innovation. Iberspa spares no effort and expense to improve sustainability and efficiency when carrying out its activity. Likewise, the modernisation of control and security systems is ensured, as well as instruments for the comfort and safety of Iberspa's employees. The company's objectives are:

9.4 By 2030, modernise infrastructure and reconvert industries to make them sustainable, using resources more effectively and promoting the adoption of clean and environmentally sound industrial technologies and processes, and ensuring that all countries take measures according to their respective capabilities.

Goal 12

Guarantee sustainable consumption and production patterns, thanks to Iberspa's different measures in the use of clean technologies or its recycling strategies. The organisation seeks to achieve the following objectives with its actions:

12.4 By 2022, achieve environmentally sound management of chemicals and of all waste throughout its life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release into the atmosphere, water and soil in order to minimise their adverse effects on human health and the environment.

12.5 By 2030, significantly reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse activities.

12.6 Encourage companies, especially large corporations and transnational companies, to adopt sustainable practices and incorporate sustainability information into their reporting cycle.

Goal 13

Take urgent measures to combat climate change and its effects. In line with the above, Iberspa works on various recycling and recovery programmes and actions, as well as the use of renewable energies or those with the lowest possible impact on the environment. The company therefore pursues the following objectives:

13.2 Incorporate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and plans

13.3 Improve education, awareness and human and institutional capacity in terms of climate change mitigation, adaptation to it, reducing its effects and early warning.

Goal 17

Revitalise the Global Alliance for Sustainable Development. For this, Iberspa leads various agreements with different public and private institutions in order to contribute positively to the development of the local community and training on the proper use of resources, for example. What objectives is Iberspa is pursuing with this?

17.17 Encourage and promote the establishment of effective alliances in the public, public-private and civil society arenas, taking advantage of the experience and the strategies of obtaining resources of the alliances.