International Business Leaders Forum awards Leaders of Corporate Charity
Within the framework of the joint project initiated by Donors Forum, the Vedomosti business daily and PwC, the International Business Leaders Forum has partnered the award category “Best Programme forYouth Involvement in Social and Economic Development”.
The award has been traditionally supported by the RF Ministry of Economic Development, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and the Civil Society Institutions and Human Rights Council under the RF President.
Since its inception, IBFL Russia has been a member of the jury and in 2012 introduced its own nomination. At the ceremony on November 16, 2012, Head of the Branch Office IBFL in Russia Boris Tkachenko awarded the winner and co-winners in the category “Best Programme for Youth Involvement in Social and Economic Development”.
The best programme for involvement of youth in social and economic developments was recognized to be the labour unions SUEK.
The nomination laureates were also the programme “Lift to Future” of JSFC Sistema and environment protection creative events “Together with the Baikal!” under En+ Group. Priority was given to the programmes implemented on the basis of intersectoral partnership among business community, state and non-profit sector organizations involving elements of corporate volunteer work.
The event was held as a part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week.