Individuals and organisations who have made the most significant contribution to the region’s sustainable future will be honoured at The Arabia CSR Forum and Awards 2014 on October 28th in Dubai. The Arabia CSR Awards is globally perceived as the most rigorous CSR and Sustainability award system and has received over 735 registered applications from 13 Arab countries across 25 sectors.
The Awards Forum is the most anticipated CSR and Sustainability event in the Arab world gathering a galaxy of CSR think-tanks and professionals, high-ranking government officials as well as the most prominent local and international CSR players. The Arabia CSR Awards Forum and Ceremony has been supported by the United Nations Global Compact since its inception and is the first Awards to be granted the Auspices of the Assistant Secretary General for Economic Affairs, The League of Arab States, Dr. Mohammed Bin Ibrahim At-Tuwajirri.
20 CSR experts from Australia to South Africa and everywhere in between, the Arabia CSR Network brings you the most pressing trends on the path to Sustainable Development. With high-level participation from the League of Arab States, the United Nations Environment Programme, Ethos Institute of Business and Social Responsibility and many more. Speakers include Dr. Mohamed bin Ibrahim Altuwajri from The League of Arab States, H.E Bengt Johansson Ambassador for CSR, Government of Sweden. The Arabia CSR Awards Forum brings you the latest on Sustainable Management Systems, Green growth, Private Public Partnerships and the Return on Investment for Green investments and everything it takes to develop a greener and commercially viable future.
The winners of the 7th Cycle will be announced in the elegant Awards ceremony in the evening. The Arabia CSR Awards is supported by MBC Group, the International New York Times among other local and regional media partners.
The opportunity to Sponsor the prestigious Arabia CSR Awards Forum and Ceremony 2014 is still available and offers an array of benefits.
Notes to Editors
The Arabia CSR Network a Professional Organization established in the UAE in 2004, is devoted to advancing the Principles and Practices of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Arab region. It is a multi-stakeholder platform to network, learn and share experiences and knowledge in matters of Corporate Social Responsibility. The Arabia CSR Network was the first GRI certified training partner for the Arabic speaking Middle East countries. The Arabia CSR Network promotes, and recognizes responsible business practices through a bunch of services and offerings including trainings, research and best practice, advisory service, third party assurance and a Pan-Arab acclaimed award initiative known as the Arabia CSR Awards.
*Source: ME NewsWire