b'2023 AusLSAOUR PEOPLE OUR ENVIRONMENT OUR COMMUNITY OUR GOVERNANCESUSTAINABILITY SUMMARY AND HIGHLIGHTS: SUMMARY AND HIGHLIGHTS: SUMMARY AND HIGHLIGHTS: SUMMARY AND HIGHLIGHTS:PROFILE Allens has a longstanding commitment to sustainability that isAllens Community Engagement Program includes our pro bonoAllens seeks to maintain the highest ethical standards and inspired and driven by a network of Sustainabilitypractice, reconciliation commitments, sustainability work anddoes not tolerate discrimination, harassment and Committees, made up of partners and staff.philanthropy. Across our Program, our people contribute their timebullying in the workplace. Our Respect and fairness policy is We have set a near term science-based target to reduceand expertise to work on pro bono matters and other communitysupported by a Resolving issues policy and access to a free, absolute scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas emissions by 50 perinitiatives, with a particular focus on improving access to justice,independent and confidential counselling service for all staff cent by FY2030, from a FY2019 base year.alleviating disadvantage, advancing reconciliation and promotingand their immediate family members. The firm has an Ethics sustainability. Our history of leadership in pro bono and communitycode, an Anti-corruption policy and a Fraud prevention Our target has been assessed and approved by the Sciencework has seen us lead the way on constitutional recognition, climatepolicy. The firms Office of General Counsel also provides Based Targets initiative. We also maintain carbon neutralaction and refugee rights. Our Program is overseen by a Communityguidance and training to staff. When purchasing goods and certification as an organisation for our Australian officesEngagement Board and managed by a dedicated team. Our pro bonoservices, Allens takes into account environmental, social and through the Australian Governments Climate Active Carbonpractice is an integral part of Allens legal work. We give free legalethical considerations and encourages our suppliers to adopt Neutral Program.assistance to disadvantaged individuals and a range of NGOs topractices to minimise their impacts. We promote supplier Our continued efforts to reduce our energy use, greenhousepromote access to justice and protect human rights. We aim for andiversity and economic inclusion by identifying opportunities gas emissions and paper use have included sourcing 100 peraverage of at least 50 hours pro bono work per lawyer each year.to support and work with suppliers owned by under-cent GreenPower accredited energy for our tenancyAllens funds charitable projects that make a real impact andrepresented groups. Through our reconciliation electricity in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, energyencourages staff involvement with community including through ourcommitments, and as a member of Supply Nation, Allens also efficiency specifications for new premises, and the promotionmatched funding program and volunteering. Weve had formalsupports and seeks to engage Indigenous businesses in our of digital working practices.commitments to supporting reconciliation since we launched our firstsupply chain. Reconciliation Action Plan in 2009. Through First Nations Through our Sustainability Committees, we participate inengagement initiatives, Allens creates employment opportunities, events such as World Environment Day, National Plant-a-Treebuilds capacity through staff secondments and supports access to Day and National Recycling Week and organise campaigns toeducation. promote awareness of environmental issues and environmentally responsible practices.CLIMATEINDIGENOUSCODE OF CONDUCT ACTIONRECONCILIATION /RISK MANAGEMENTINITIATIVES:INITIATIVES:TelecommutingEnergy efficient refits undertakenSpecify energy Cultural awareness trainingNAIDOC WeekNational Reconciliation Week efficient appliancesTeleconferencing facilities and trainingEarth Internships and employmentScholarships and student mentoring HourRide to Work DayEnd of trip facilitiesClimate Active Program First Nations ProcurementPro bono supportVolunteering and secondmentsClimate Active - Carbon NeutralEfficient building and lighting Collaboration for reconciliationFunding and donations automationRenewable ElectricityVoluntary Carbon OffsetsIndigenous Literacy DaySupply Nation Membership SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY GROSS EMISSIONS NON LEGAL CHAIN MANAGEMENT1,764t - 1.1t per employee VOLUNTEERING %0.12% 1.0% 170t9.6% INITIATIVES:Organised staff volunteeringStudent tutoring and mentoringSecondments to NFPsSkilled volunteering programCommunity volunteering87% 3.4% SUPPLIER STANDARDS COVER: 1,594tHuman rightsEnvironmental impactsFair labour practices 90.4% CHARITABLE Fair consumer and competition practicesCommunity development 0 . 9 3t/e e e 0 . 0 4t/e e e %Indigenous inclusionGender equalityModern Slavery plo y m lo yGIVINGDiversity and InclusionFraud bribery & corruption m p89% 100%UN Global compact and SDGsINITIATIVES:Firm donation programWorkplace givingMatched fundingfor employeeSUSTAINABILITY donationsInternal appeals and collectionsExternal charity events and appeals REPORTINGNET EMISSIONSHost external charity events0t - 0t per employee LEGALREPORTING COVERS: Website - ESG targets and performance informationPRO BONOWebsite - Environmental sustainability targets and performance ENVIRONMENTALinformationWebsite - ESG commitments information These icons provide limited information about the Website - Environmental sustainability commitments informationMANAGEMENT firms legal pro bono commitment. More extensive UN Global compact and SDGs CDP Reportinginformation is reported by the Australian Pro Bono INITIATIVES:Centre and on individual firms websites. World Environment DayOffice green teams Click for further CitySwitch Green Office information from AusLSA:RECYCLING100% 100% 100% 100% OFFICESPAPER28,369 47% USAGE 17 R e. 1 kg/em l e e cled con ntpo y cy t eINITIATIVES:Paperlite office programGreen accredited paper purchase specificationFollow me printingRecycled paper purchase specificationPAPER CERTIFICATION:Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) certifiedNCOS Certified Carbon NeutralPEFC Australian Forestry standard79'