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BIC's Commitment to Education

BIC and its employees participate in the global effort to promote access to education. The company is proud to contribute to the effort to "ensure equal access to quality education for all and promote lifelong learning opportunities," one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set by the UN in September 2015.

BIC fulfills these commitments throughout the year through three types of actions:





Our actions take shape through multiple initiatives, including those below:

BIC Global Education Week

During BIC Global Education Week, employees mobilize to improve learning conditions around the world through volunteer activities. In addition to empowering young people through education, BIC Global Education Week aims to improve learning conditions for 250 million students worldwide by 2025. 

The BIC Cristal Pen Awards for Education

Launched in 2020 as an extension of BIC Global Education Week, the BIC Cristal Pen Awards recognize outstanding teachers who bring joy to their students every day and invest in inspiring them and helping them prepare for their future.

The BIC Corporate Foundation

Born of BIC's desire to promote and structure its philanthropic approach, the BIC Corporate Foundation supports inspiring and innovative projects that make a difference in ensuring quality education for all.

Global partnership with Enactus

Enactus is the world's largest collaborative learning platform. Its mission is to inspire the next generation of business leaders to use business innovation and organization to create a better, more sustainable world.

BIC Global Education Week
BIC Cristal Pen Award Winners