The Chief Executive Officer of Stratcomm Africa, Madam Esther Cobbah has won the 2017 edition of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) CEO of the year.
Madam Cobbah was adjudged the best for personally intervening in CSRs activities undertaken by the company.
At the event, top telecommunications companies, fast-moving consumer goods manufacturers, industries, banks , engineering and construction companies, consultancies, airlines, hoteliers , local and international business in Ghana gathered at the event in Accra.
Vodafone Ghana, Tigo, Guinness Ghana, Unilever Ghana, Odebrecht Engineering, Fidelity Bank, uniBank, Access Bank, Accra City Hotel , Coconut Grove Hotel, Wire Weaving Industries, Stratcomm Africa, MTN, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Delta Airline, Huawei Technologies won various awards.
The GHACEA is Ghana’s biggest social responsibility event bringing together all major players within the CSR and sustainability platform in the country.
The awards is supported by the Association of Ghana Industries, the Federation of Association of Ghanaian Exporters, Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Integriti PR, Westkomm and many local and international media organizations.
It is modeled after the European CSR Awards scheme with multi-stakeholder jury drawn from academia, media, civil society, business associations and regulatory agencies.
Below are the winners
CSR Award for Safety & Well-being—MTN Ghana
CSR Award for Greening & Environmental Protection –Unilever Ghana
CSR Award for Health–Vodafone Ghana
CSR Award for Education—Tigo Ghana
CSR Award for Product Standardization—Wire Weaving Industries
CSR Aviation Company of the Year—Delta Airlines
CSR Consultancy/Service Organization of the Year—PwC
CSR Hospitality Organization of the Year—Coconut Grove Hotel(Runner Up) Accra City Hotel(Winner)
CSR Engineering Company of the Year—Odebrecht
CSR Bank of the Year—Access Bank(Runner Up) uniBank(Winner)
CSR ICT Company of the Year—Huawei Technologies
CSR Manufacturing Company—Guinness Ghana
CSR FMCG Company—Unilever
CSR Telecom of the Year—Vodafone
CSR Initiative Company—uniBank One Ghana Project
CSR Practitioner of the Year—Robert Kuzo of MTN Ghana
CSR Partnership Initiative —Tigo Ghana
CSR Company of the Year—Guinness Ghana
CSR CEO of the Year—Esther Cobbah of Stratcomm Africa
By: Lawrence Segbefia/citibusinessnews.com/Ghana