The process of eligibility assessment of the entries by contest organizers has been ended.

The projects which satisfied competition requirements have been sent to the members of the independent jury, leading Georgian and international experts representing reputable international and local civil society organisations and academia, will assess the projects for the ‘Georgia’s responsible Business Awards Meliora 2019’, based on the consistency and effectiveness of their results.

The winners will be announced in December 2019.

Business companies will be awarded in 6 main categories:
1. Supporting Communities;
2. Cross-Sector Partnership;
3. Green Initiative;
4. Responsible Employer;
5. Responsibility in Marketplace;
6. CSR communication and transparency;

3 special categories will also be awarded:
1. CSR Manager of the Year;
2. Creative CSR;
3. Waste Management Initiative.

‘Georgia’s Responsible Business Awards Meliora 2019’, is organized within the framework of the Georgian Civil Society Sustainability Initiative, funded by the European Union and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

The Contest is supported by international and local business associations and Government of Georgia.

The special “Waste Management” category of Georgia’s Responsible Business Awards is supported by USAID-funded Waste Management Technologies in Regions Program (Phase II) implemented by CENN and the special category of “Creative CSR” was endorsed by the Association of Communication Agencies of Georgia (ACAG).

Contest group express its gratitude to all the companies for their participation.