In the framework of the conference “Strong Economy – Successful Montenegro”, a gala ceremony featuring MEF CSR awards winners for 2018 took place today. MEF CSR Awards Ceremony is an event organized by MEF fifth year in a row with the aim of promoting good practices examples of corporate social responsibility as well as those companies that establish and implement such practice.
At the ceremony that took place in hotel Hilton, MEF awards were given in the following categories: (1) care about employees, (2) care about environment and (3) care about community. The Main award was given to a company who proved the best in incorporating CSR throughout its business operations. The basic criteria for determining the winners were sustainability, innovation and accomplished impact of the action on each of the participating actors.
For the most consistent implementation of CSR policies in its business, the MAIN AWARD for 2018 – for corporate social responsibility in each of the three categories, went to the company TELENOR.
In the area of “care about employees” the prizes were awarded to CRNOGORSKI ELEKTRODISTRIBUTIVNI SISTEM (CEDIS) (in the category of large companies), and BILD STUDIO (in the category of small enterprises). No awards were presented in the category of medium-sized enterprises.
In the area of “care about community”, the prizes were awarded to CRNOGORSKI ELEKTROPRENOSNI SISTEM AD (CGES) (in the category of large companies). SAVA OSIGURANJE was the winner in the category of medium-sized enterprises whilst DOMEN, ZZI and FABRIKA IDEJA were awarded in the category of small enterprises.
In the area of “care about environment” awards were won by COCA-COLA HBC Crna Gora and MONTENOMAKS C&L in the category of medium-sized companies while AMPLITUDO was awarded in the category of small enterprises.
RUDNIK UGLJA AD Pljevlja received an Acknowledgement for the efforts invested in incorporation of CSR principles into business.