Performance: Gap Inc. and Brand Goals

Holding ourselves accountable is fundamental to our approach to sustainability. Summarized in the following tables are our key goals, progress to date and where we are heading in the future. All target years are fiscal year end. Data is through fiscal 2020 (January 30, 2021).1

 

1All goals announced in 2020 are listed as "new" even if they previously appeared as a new goal in the 2019 Gap Inc. Global Sustainability Report published in October 2020.

Empowering Women and Human Rights

GOALS

TARGET YEAR

STATUS

PROGRESS

Reach 1 million women and girls through P.A.C.E.

2022

On Track

804,000+ women and girls reached since 2007

100% of our strategic factories2 are investing in women's empowerment through participation in Empower@Work

2025

New Goal

Tracking in progress

100% of workers employed in our strategic factories will have their voices heard through representative, gender-equitable workplace committees

2025

New Goal

Tracking in progress

100% of our strategic factories will have achieved gender parity at the supervisor level

2025

New Goal

Tracking in progress

100% of our factories will have prevention and response management systems and trainings in place to address gender-based violence

2025

New Goal

Tracking in progress

80% of Gap Inc. sourcing will be allocated to green-rated suppliers

2025

New Goal

Tracking in progress

100% of our factories and strategic mills are participating in the ILO Better Work and/or Social & Labor Convergence Program (SLCP)

2023

New Goal

Tracking in progress

2Factories representing 80% of our total business volume

Enabling Opportunity

GOALS

TARGET YEAR

STATUS

PROGRESS

Hire 5% of store entry-level employees from This Way ONward annually

2025

On Track

In 2020, 2.1% of Old Navy entry-level store employees were hired through This Way ONward

Reach 20,000 youth through This Way ONward

2025

On Track

9,113 youth have participated since the program launched in 2007

Equality & Belonging

GOALS

TARGET YEAR

STATUS

PROGRESS

Double the representation of Black and Latinx employees at all levels in our U.S. HQ offices

2025

New goal

Tracking in progress

Increase representation of Black employees by 50% in our Store Leader roles in the U.S.

 

2025

New goal

Tracking in progress

Enriching Communities

 

GOALS

TARGET YEAR

STATUS

PROGRESS

WATER

Net-positive water impact in water-stressed regions by 2050.

Water-resilient value chain

2030

New goal

Establishing baselines and context-based targets

 

Empower 2 million people with access to improved drinking water and sanitation

2023

New Goal

Tracking in progress

 

Work toward zero discharge of hazardous chemicals in our supply chain: 100% of apparel products with DWR/Stain Protection finish not finished with PFCs

2023

New Goal

7% of water and stain repellent product was made using non-PFC based finishes

 

Save 10 billion liters of water in manufacturing, from a 2014 baseline

2020

Goal Achieved

Saved 11.3 billion liters of water as of end of 2020

WASTE AND CIRCULARITY

Eliminate single-use plastics

2030

New Goal

Tracking in progress

 

Divert 80% waste

2020

Needs attention

FY20 data not available

CLIMATE

Carbon neutral across our value chain by 2050

Reduce Scope 3 GHG emissions from purchased goods and services by 30% from a 2017 baseline

2030

New Goal

2020 Scope 3 data will be available in 2022

 

Reduce Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 90% from a 2017 baseline

2030

On track

Our 2020 Scope 1 and 2 emissions were reduced by 39% from a 2017 baseline

 

Source 100% renewable energy for our owned and operated facilities globally from a 2017 baseline

2030

On track

In 2020, 17% of our energy usage was produced from renewable sources

 

Reduce Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 50% from a 2015 baseline

2020

Goal achieved

In 2020 we achieved our goal to reduce Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 50% from a 2015 baseline

BIODIVERSITY

Eliminate the use of wood-derived fibers sourced from ancient and endangered forests

2025

On track

98% of our cellulosic-fiber volume was compliant with our commitment

 

Source 100% of cotton from more sustainable sources

2025

On track

54% of cotton was sourced from more sustainable sources