Bridgestone Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, a global leader in sustainable mobility solutions, has won two awards at the 13th Annual Global CSR Awards 2021.
Over 350 submissions were received from over 100 companies. Fifty companies were shortlisted for the top awards in 16 categories. Bridgestone Asia Pacific clinched the highest tier Platinum Award for CSR Leadership for its various ongoing initiatives to provide aid in communities struck by natural disasters and affected by COVID-19.
Bridgestone Australia and New Zealand, a group company of Bridgestone Asia Pacific, also won the Gold Award for Best Community Programme for its community sports and outreach initiatives. These initiatives include activities for children and aspiring athletes to learn from Olympic and Paralympic athletes, and road safety outreach programmes.
This is the fourth consecutive year that Bridgestone Asia Pacific and its group companies are being recognised for its CSR initiatives at the Global CSR Awards organised by The Pinnacle Group International. The Global CSR Awards is one of Asia’s most prominent CSR Awards that recognises innovative and outstanding CSR programmes that demonstrate the company’s leadership and commitment towards being ethical and respectful towards individuals, communities and environment in the way they do business. The entries are considered by a panel of judges made up of internationally recognised professionals from various industries and disciplines that were selected to ensure a fair and objective review process.
For more details and the CSR programs, please see the press release.