Partnerships

Active Participation

The Navigator Company is an active member of various organisations in order to stay abreast of trends in the sector and the principal environmental, social and economic risks and opportunities.

Partnerships

Entity Type of participation
WBCSD - World Business Council for Sustainable Development | Forest Solutions Group Leading world organization in the field of sustainable development. The Portucel Group has been a member since 1995.
PRODEQ–Association for the Development of Chemical Engineering – University of Coimbra Chairman of the General Meeting
BCSD Portugal - Conselho Empresarial para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável Founding member of BCSD Portugal. The Portucel Group has been an elected officer of the organization since its founding in 2001. From 2010 to 2013, the organization was chaired by the Group’s CEO, José Honório
Forestis – Portuguese Forestry Association Member of the Higher Board
UN – United Nations The Group signed the Principles of the UN Global Compact in 2004
AIFF – Association for the Competitiveness of Forest Based Industries Member of the Management Board
IUCN - International Union for Conservation of Nature The Group signed up to the Countdown2010 initiative in 2007
APE – Portuguese Energy Association Member of the Management Board
Celpa – Portuguese Paper Industry Association The Group sits on various boards, including the Executive Board, the General Council and Technical Working Parties
APIGCEE – Association of Major Industrial Power Consumers Member of Audit Board and Technical Group
CEPI – Confederation of European Paper Industries Member of the Board of Directors, Executive Board and the CEO Forums. Sits on the Forestry, Environment and Energy Committees. Participant in various working parties
ERSE – Energy Services Regulatory Authority Member of the Natural Gas Tariff Council
Euro Graph - European Association of Graphic Paper Producers Member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Environmental Working Group
External Monitoring and Measurement Council (EMMC) Energy for Sustainability (EFS) scheme run by the University of Coimbra and MIT Portugal. Member
CIP-Confederation of Portuguese Industry Member of the Management Board Leader of the Licensing Working Party. Member of the Energy Working Party.
CBE – Biomass for Energy Centre Member of the Board of Directors and Officer of the General Meeting
APQ – Portuguese Quality Association Member of the Management Board
Tecnicelpa – Portuguese Association of Cellulose and Paper Industry Technicians Chairman of the Scientific Board; Represented on the General Meeting, on the Audit Board and the Management Council
APCE – Portuguese Association for Corporate Communication Member of Advisory and Ethics Board
APREN – Portuguese Renewable Energy Association Member of the Management Board
AEM Chairman of General Committee
ISQ – Welding and Quality Institute Member of General Committee
Print Power Portugal Member and Country Manager
FSC Portugal - Forest Stewardship Council Chairman of the General Meeting
Paper Profile - Environmental Product Declaration for Paper Member of the Steering Committee
PEFC Portugal - Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Member of the Management Board and Member of the Advisory Board
FAO - Food and Agricultural Organization Member of the Advisory Committee on Paper and Wood Products
COGEN Portugal – Portuguese Association for Energy Efficiency and the Promotion of Cogeneration Member of the Steering Committee