Press Release - 2021 EuroCham CSR Awards Winners
On 23 November, EuroCham Cambodia hosted its 2021 Corporate Social Responsibility Contest broadcast live from Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra, in celebration of Social and Environmental engagement in Cambodia, as part of the program of the 23 November 1st Asia-Europe Economic and Business Forum organized by the Ministry of Commerce, side event of the 25-26 November 13th ASEM Summit.
A total of 20 shortlisted corporate finalists, including some of the country’s most recognizable brands and a wide range of companies from various industries, were represented and acclaimed for their leading role in paving the way towards a greener, more sustainable, and inclusive practices within the Cambodian private sector.
The guests of honor for the evening were His Excellency Mr. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce and we were delighted to have this year's two co-presidents of CSR Contest Jury, His Excellency Mr. Sok Chenda Sophea, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Secretary-General of the Council for the Development of Cambodia together with Her Excellency Ms. Carmen Moreno, Ambassador of the European Union to Cambodia, and Mr. Tassilo Brinzer, Chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia.
In total there were 5 Awards given out at the ceremony, and the Awards and Winners of the contest were:
o THE ENVIRONMENTAL CATEGORY AWARD:
o THE SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION CATEGORY AWARD:
KHMER ORGANIC COOPERATIVE
o THE PROJECT CATEGORY AWARD:
PERNOD RICARD CAMBODGE
o THE BUSINESS CATEGORY AWARD:
SOCFIN CAMBODIA - MEMBER | CHIP MONG GROUP - NON-MEMBER
In this year contest, three Youth Ambassadors were given special recognition as young role models of sustainable development and social engagement in Cambodia, and five SMEs were also recognized for their CSR efforts and true transformative impact on society.
o YOUTH AMBASSADORS:
Ms. Lai Chenda | Mr. Leang Sopheara | Mr. Somnag Pichmonireach
o SMALL MEDIUM ENTERPRISES (SMEs):
FARM TO TABLE
MG PACIFIC COMPANY
PHARE PERFORMING SOCIAL ENTERPRISE
Once again, EuroCham Cambodia would like to congratulate all the Nominees and Winners of the CSR Awards Contest 2021 and special thanks to all the jury members for spending their time evaluating the entries as well as all the guests who attended the event both in-person and online.