Pearson plc Release Corporate Responsibility Report for 2012

Aug 5, 2013 12:00 PM ET

August 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Pearson's 2012 Corporate Responsibility report highlights progress of our responsible business framework, developed to reflect the needs of our stakeholders. Pearson's purpose is to help people make progress in their lives through learning, this purpose informs and shapes our company strategy, and is the starting point of our responsibility framework. We believe our commercial goals and our social purpose are mutually reinforcing.

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Our Corporate Responsibility report for 2012 highlights the following:

1. Our progress in delivering against three key priorities: raising literacy levels, improving learning outcomes and contributing to competitiveness.

2. Our wider agenda for responsible business practice that covers our interest in environmental responsibility, supply chains, people, customers and communities.

3. Trend data drawn from areas of social and environmental impact that stakeholders ask us about along with our broad corporate plans to progress the corporate responsibility agenda at Pearson.

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As always, Pearson welcomes your feedback. Please email our head of corporate responsibility, Peter Hughes