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2019 Categories

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In accord with their distinct Award contents, there are four major categories of awards, as follows:

Corporate Comprehensive Performance

1. The award evaluates overall performance in the three dimensions of corporate 
    governance, environmental management, and the public interest, for outstanding 
    firms fulfilling social responsibilities while meeting development visions and strategies.
2. The award is given respectively in two classes to Domestic Enterprises and 
    International Enterprises.
3. The highest ten performing enterprises are recognized with the Ten Most 
    Sustainable Company Awards, while the enterprises with the next best performance 
    scores are awarded with the Corporate Sustainability Awards.
4. There are no fixed limits to the number of these recognized enterprises, the number 
    of awards is determined flexibly based on the number of participating enterprises and 
    their performance that year.



Best Performance of Specific Category

To recognize enterprises specific outstanding performance and exemplary models,
the following efficacy awards have been established:

1. Growth through Innovation Award:Exhibiting outstanding innovation capabilities 
    and values, while fulfilling corporate growth and continuing to meet profitability targets.
2. Transparency and Integrity Award:Corporate governance processes are 
    transparent, evincing corporate operational integrity.
3. Supply Chain Management Award:Fulfilling environmental protection, human 
    rights and corporate governance, to establish sustainable supply chain management.
4. People Development Award:Support Employee Career Development and Training,
    for an Empowering Enterprise.
5. Creativity in Communication Award:Recognizing outstanding communication 
    creativity, and establishing consensuses with stakeholders.
6. Social Inclusion Award:Including social requirements as core focuses to establish 
    shared value operating modes.
7. Climate Leadership Award:Responsiveness to climate change, displaying 
    excellent efficacy in reducing or ameliorating climate change.
8. Sustainable Water Management Award:Establish sustainable and safe water 
    supply systems and equipment, while disclosing significant water resource use 
    reduction efficacy.
9. Circular Economy Leadership Award:Improve Resource Usage, Develop Innovative 
    Business Model, or three dimensions of Economy Performance of Business, Environment,
    or Society.
10.Gender Equality AwardEmphasizing Gender Equality Rights, Elimination of
     Discrimination, and Promotion of a Friendly and Conducive Work Environment


※Best Performance of Specific Category enterprise awards are not distinguished into Domestic Enterprises or International Enterprises sub-categories.

 

 

Corporate Sustainability Report

1.The award is seperated by 「Corporate Sustainability Report」 and 「English Reportage Award」. 
2.This award category recognizes Corporate Sustainability Report coverage evincing 
    fulfillment of social responsibility through information disclosure completeness, 
    credibility, communication efficacy, with awards for the Top 50 Corporate 
    Sustainability 
Report Awards
, with awards for enterprises scoring outside 
    the top 50 given the Corporate Sustainability Report award.
3. In order to encourage the registration of small and medium enterprises the first category for
    registration is for companies making more than NTD$ 6 billion (inclusive) and the second category
    is for companies making less than NTD$ 6 billion.
3. There are no fixed limits to the number of these recognized enterprises, the number 
    of awards is determined flexibly based on the number of participating enterprises and 
    their performance that year.
4. To encourage more enterprises to prepare Corporate Sustainability Reports, this year’s 
    Awards will establish the New Comer  Sustainability Report Awards to recognize 
    first time participant Corporate Sustainability Reports, with  SME Sustainability 
    Report Awards
 and the Non-Profit Organization Sustainability Report Awards
    recognizing small and medium-sized enterprises and not-for-profit organizations 
    proactive promotion of information disclosure and fulfillment of corporate social 
    responsibilities.
5. Corporate Sustainability Report awards are not distinguished into Domestic Enterprises 
    or International Enterprises sub-categories.
6.The “English Reportage Award” : aims to encourage more enterprises to issue
   English language Corporate Sustainability Reportage, with more English 
   information disclosure ratios, so as to reduce barriers for inclusive stakeholder
   access to read the reports, and thus from 2018 there will be added the “English
   Reportage Award”; the CSR disclosure contents must focus on the corporation’s
   actual sustainability efforts in Taiwan (there are no limits on the number of
   Award recipients, with recognition depending flexibly on the number of
   participating corporations and their respective performance).

※ Corporate Sustainability Report enterprise awards are not distinguished into
    Domestic Enterprises or International Enterprises sub-categories.

 

The Outstanding Corporate Sustainability Professionals

To foster efforts at fulfilling social responsibility, promoting outstanding contributions through corporate efforts at sustainable development work, this category recognizes exemplary individuals through Awards for the Outstanding Corporate Sustainability Professionals.

 

Awards Overview

1. All participating entries corporate applications, registration, and other submissions of 
    information, shall be deemed to constitute permission for the host organizations acting 
    in the public interest, without limitation as to time or place, to collate, process, use, 
    and make analysis or data compilations, publish, or make media usage (print media, 
    online platforms, etc.) and to disclose the matter through other channels, or make 
    digitalization uses thereof.
2. After any enterprise wins an award, it shall be deemed to agree that based on the 
    principles of transparency, integrity and equity, openness, and fairness, it shall agree 
    to authorize the host organization to publish, republish any award related fact or 
    information (from the original submissions of award evaluation contents), for later 
    analytical and data processing uses, publication of books, or other media uses (print 
    media, online platforms, etc.) and to disclose the matter through other channels, or 
    make digitalization uses thereof.
3. Participating enterprises provided information shall be true, and to ensure the corporate 
    sustainability spirit is fulfilled respecting transparency and integrity in information 
    disclosure, if there shall be any malicious non-disclosure, where any report of such a 
    matter is made, the participating enterprise agrees that the organizing entities may in 
    accordance with the nature of such matters appropriately modify or cancel any awards.
4. The organizing entities retain the ultimate rights to amend, change, interpret events, 
    or cancel the awards, and for any changes such matters shall be solely made public on
    the internet, with no other notice thereof to be provided.