BDO ESG Awards 2022

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Award Categories

The top 3 companies from each of the large market capitalisation, middle market capitalisation, small market capitalisation of Main Board companies as well as companies from the GEM will be selected as winners of the two award categories respectively - Best in ESG Award and Best in Reporting Award. The top company from each of the company scale will be selected as winners of the ESG Report of the Year Award.

Best in ESG Awards
Best in Reporting Awards
ESG Report of the Year Awards

The top company among all with outstanding performance on carbon neutrality in its business model will be selected as the winner of the Theme Award.

Theme Award

Judging Criteria

Best in ESG Awards

Subject areas Aspects
  • Emissions Control
  • Use of Resources
  • Environment and Natural Resources
  • Climate Change
  • Employment & Labour Practices
  • Health and Safety
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Product Responsibility
  • Business ethics
  • Community

Best in Reporting Awards

Subject areas Aspects
Report Assurance
  • Report Assurance
Reporting Quality
  • Quantitative and Consistency
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • ESG issues highlighted
  • Deployment of Impact Reporting
  • Corporate/ESG Governance
  • ESG Risk Management
  • ESG strategy & UN Sustainable Development Goals
Report Framework
  • Report Presentation
  • International Reporting Standard and Guideline Application
  • Mechanism for Evaluating Readers’ Feedback on ESG Report

ESG Report of the Year Awards

Companies that performed best in both ‘Best in ESG’ and ‘Best in Reporting’ categories will be awarded ‘ESG Report of the Year.’

Theme Award

Subject areas Aspects
Carbon Neutrality
  • Strategy
  • Climate-related targets
  • Decarbonisation Initiatives