Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards 2015 finalists have been announced after the first round of judging. Names of the finalists are available on the awards website.
Winners will be announced and felicitated in an exclusive awards ceremony-cum-gala dinner on 28 January 2016 in Singapore.
The Awards are being offered in 14 categories including Asia’s Best Sustainability Report, Asia’s Best Integrated Report, Asia’s Best Sustainability Report (SME), Asia’s Best First Time Sustainability Report and other specialized categories with focus on carbon disclosure, stakeholders, supply chain, environment, workplace and community. In addition, the judging panel will also select the “Report of the Year” as judges’ choice.
The awards entries are being evaluated by an independent panel of judges with distinguished backgrounds.
Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards have been created by Singapore-based sustainability advisory firm CSRWorks International.
A statement from CSRWorks said: “Strong response has been received for the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards. Entries were received from across Asia that included organisations from mainly China, Hong Kong, India, Sri Lanka, Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Dubai, Qatar, Philippines and Singapore.”
According to CSRWorks International, “the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards will create a much needed platform for sharing best practices, bench marking and peer learning by bringing together the leaders in sustainability reporting. Moreover, the Awards will provide an excellent opportunity to organisations to showcase their sustainability excellence and build trust among their stakeholders.”
CSRWorks’ vision for the Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards is to become the most inspiring recognition of sustainability disclosure in Asia.