Aim of the awards
- encourage the uptake of sustainability reporting
- give recognition to those organisations which report and disclose full sustainability information, including environmental, economic and social matters
- raise awareness of corporate transparency issues.
Focus of the awards
This year, the awards will focus on core elements of sustainability reporting - environmental, economic and social. The awards will recognise organisations that have integrated these into their strategy and value chain, putting sustainable and inclusive growth at the heart of their culture.
This is in line with the green growth agenda identified as one of the six game changers in the 11th Malaysian Plan. The Plan aims to shift sustainability from a narrow focus on natural assets to wider production processes.
The ACCA MaSRA also supports other initiatives that promoting sustainable development, including the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index and the government aspiration to achieve 30% female Board-level positions by 2016.
Deadline submission for ACCA MaSRA 2015 will be 11 September 2015.
Enquiries and contacts
Vivian Ko, Manager - Policy
Tel: +603 2182 3606