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2017 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 AwardsExhibiting outstanding innovation capabilities
    and values, while fulfilling corporate growth and continuing to meet profitability targets.

2. Transparency and Integrity AwardsCorporate governance processes are
    transparent, evincing corporate operational integrity.

3. Supply Chain Management AwardsFulfilling environmental protection, human
    rights and corporate governance, to establish sustainable supply chain management.

4. People Development Awards:Support Employee Career Development and Training,     for an Empowering Enterprise.
5. Creativity in Communication AwardsRecognizing outstanding communication
    creativity, and establishing consensuses with stakeholders.

6. Social Inclusion AwardIncluding social requirements as core focuses to establish
    shared value operating modes.

7. Climate Leadership AwardsResponsiveness to climate change, displaying
    excellent efficacy in reducing or ameliorating climate change.

8. Sustainable Water Management AwardsEstablish sustainable and safe water
    supply systems and equipment, while disclosing significant water resource use
    reduction efficacy.
9. Circular EconomyLeadership Awards:Improve Resource Usage, Develop                   Innovative Business Model, or three dimensions of Economy Performance of                     Business, Environment, or Society.


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

 

 

Corporate Sustainability Report

1. 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.

2. 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.

3. 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.

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

※ 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.