The B20 Sustainability Awards 4.0, a side-event of B20, celebrates businesses and individuals that embed sustainable practices in their strategies and processes by embracing the environment and societies in their agenda. SwissCham, in partnership with Kadin Indonesia and EuroCham along with partner chambers, namely Britcham, Ekonid, IBAI, and IFCCI, aims to bring awareness to environmental sustainability by identifying and recognizing high impact projects of private sector businesses operating in Indonesia. The B20 Sustainability Awards 4.0 is also in partnership with Universitas Trisakti and Bappenas for the organisation of the Awards program. In this debut year of the awards program, we focus on the topics Clean Water, Plastic Reduction and Recycling, while promoting the role of Indonesian women in environment. Related ideas include “digital sustainability” and “carbon emission reduction” (under the Paris Accord) as additional aspects to consider for applicants.
The Award is designed for those who strive to make sustainability their business by highlighting a sustainability journey of continuous improvement in processes and results. Applicants who are eligible to win represent stakeholders with major contributions to sustainable development. They demonstrate innovative existing or forecasted verifiable results and evidence in sustainability. With decades of experience in sustainable businesses practice, the B20 Sustainability Awards 4.0 is keen to be a symbol of credibility and pride for companies. We welcome the applications from a wide range of businesses throughout Indonesia. The B20 Sustainability Awards 4.0 recognize and reward innovation in businesses and individuals that are seeking ways to be more sustainable and inclusive in their activities.
To bring awareness and celebrate positive sustainable initiatives in Indonesia. This first edition of the Awards Program will happen just before the G20 summit, in order to leverage the potential impact of this initiative for larger purposes.
To incentivize and grow sustainability initiatives of companies based in Indonesia, and particularly in the context of collaboration between European and Indonesian companies.
To create an international partnership between European and Indonesian institutions and private entities by supporting a collaboration on sustainable development in Indonesia.