OceanaGold honoured at 8th Annual Global CSR Summit & Awards 2016
By: Lyndee Basilio
Australian Mining Firm based in Didipio, Nueva Vizcaya, OceanaGold Philippines Inc., was awarded for having ‘Best Workplace Practices’ at the 8th Annual Global CSR Summit and Awards 2016 at Laguna Bali Report, Indonesia.
The Global CSR Awards 2016 started eight years ago with the aim of creating a Global Standard Event to raise the awareness of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as well as to have a prestigious awards recognition event to recognize companies that have exemplary, innovative, and world class products, services and programs being implemented. It is one of the most prestigious awards program for CSR in Asia.
The Global CSR Awards gives honors to outstanding individuals and companies around the world for their contributions in environment preservation, community transformation and poverty alleviation, women’s rights and welfare, workplace practices and product innovations in CSR.
The seven main award categories namely: Best Community Program Award, Best Environmental Excellence Award, Excellence in Provision of Literacy & Education Award, Empowerment of Women Award, Best Workplace of Women Award, Best Workplace Practices Award, and Product Excellence Award.
OceanaGold bagged for ‘Best Workplace Practices’ for 2016 and likewise received Empowerment for Women Award last 2013.
Out of 200 entries from leading corporations all over the world, a final selection of 42 companies was awarded top honours in the seven main award categories for the Global CSR Awards.
Companies must demonstrate leadership, sincerity and ongoing commitments in incorporating ethical values, compliance with legal requirements, and respect for individuals, communities and the environment in the way they do business.Sports brands | Patike