ICT  products are often produced in countries where employee rights and environmental standards are not a given. As one of the largest telecommunications providers worldwide, Deutsche Telekom works systematically toward creating a sustainable ICT  supply chain. The basis for this are reliable, long-term relationships with our suppliers and a series of tried-and-trusted instruments, methods and measures.

We make a point of involving our stakeholders in our processes. As the basis for our sustainability management strategy, we therefore systematically collect the topics that are of material interest to our stakeholders and to us. You can view the results of our survey here (as of February 2015):