Leading national and international companies received awards for their commendable performance in 30 different categories of Corporate Social Responsibility during the past one year at a ceremony of 8th International CSR Summit and Awards-2016 organized by National Forum for Environment and Health.
Federal Minister for Science & Technology (S&T) Rana Tanveer Hussain as he along with Federal Minister for Information & Broadcasting Senator Pervaiz Rashid were jointly presided over the ceremony.
President NFEH, Naeem Quershi said on the occasion that the purpose of holding the 8th CSR Conference is to pay tribute to dignitaries and legends of the country who made an exceptional difference in the service of humanity which is not only example for people of Pakistan but for the whole world.
Chairman of Privatization Commission and State Minister Muhammad Zubair and State Minister for Education, Professional Training Baligh Ur Rehman, Malik Amin Aslam, project head of Green Growth Initiative of Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme MNA Marvi Memon, Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Margaret Adamson and others were the guests of honour on the occasion.
Oil and Gas Development Company Limited, Memon Medical Institute Hospital, Bank Alfalah, Pak Arab Oil Refinery, Ghani Glass, Nestle Pakistan, Crown Group, United Insurance Company, Agha Steel Industries, Searle, PSO, SSGCL, Khawaja Foundation and State Life Insurance Company are among the major sponsors of the event.
Companies won awards for Outstanding CSR activities were:
ABB Power & Automation Pvt Ltd, Abbas Steel Group Pvt Ltd, Adamjee Insurance Company Limited, Agha Steel Industries, Asian Foods Industries Ltd, Avanceon Limited, Bank Alfalah, Bayer Pakistan Pvt Ltd, Berger Paints Pakistan, Bestway Cement, Crown Group, Dr. Essa’s Laboratory & Diagnostic Center, Engro Corporations Ltd, Fatima Group, Fauji Cement Company Ltd, Fauji Fertilizer Company Ltd., Fauji Fertilzier Bin Qasim Ltd, General Electric International, Ghani Engineering System, Ghani Glass Limited, Haidery Packages Pvt Ltd, Javedan Corporation, K-Electric, Kohinoor Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd, Lucky Cement Limited, Memon Medical Institute Hospital, Mughal Iron & Steel Industries Ltd, National Bank of Pakistan, National Foods Ltd, Nestle Pakistan Ltd, Novamed Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, Oil & Gas Development Company Ltd, Packages Ltd, Pak-Arab Refinery Ltd. (Parco), Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited, Patel Hospital, Pakistan Oil Field Limited, PAK Cem, Philip Morris Pakistan Ltd, Pierlite Pakistan Pvt Ltd, Rafhan Maize Products Co. Ltd, Roots Garden School Pvt Ltd, Roots International Schools, Roots Millennium Schools, Searle Pakistan Ltd, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd, Sui Southern Gas Company, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, Thatta Cement Company Ltd, The Hub Power Company Ltd, Total Parco Pakistan Ltd, United Insurance Company Ltd, Yunus Textile Mills Ltd, Nazaria-i-Pakistan Center Trust and Ego Bages.