Valamar was awarded the highest recognition for socially responsible business – the CSR Index

first_img“In the next period, Valamar will continue to focus on renewable energy sources and cooperation with local suppliers, in which Valamar is already an important partner to local producers through Valfresco Direkt online store, which includes more than 100 small producers and family farms throughout Croatia. . Valamar will continue with the “plastic free” initiative, through the replacement of plastic disposable packaging with environmentally friendly ones, as well as other initiatives aimed at significantly reducing the carbon footprint, contributing to responsible destination development and supporting sustainable tourism development in Croatia.”, They conclude from Valamar.  Through the “Good job at Valamar” program, Valamar provides systematic care for its employees and has been declared the most desirable employer in tourism in Croatia and is the 6th best employer in Croatia.  We recently wrote about how it is green business philosophy Valamar much more than socially responsible business itself, and now the Croatian Business Council for Sustainable Development and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce have also recognized the same, which awarded Valamar Riviera the highest recognition for social responsibility for 2019. Valamar Riviera is a leading Croatian tourism company that continuously invests in employees, products and destinations with extremely high concern for sustainable development and socially responsible business, in which it has invested more than 400 million kuna in the past five years. In 2019, Valamar also launched a comprehensive educational platform for employee development and education called Valamar Excellence, which provides employees with more than 160 hours of training per year. In 2020, Valamar preserved all jobs through the “Pause, Restart” program, which will continue until the beginning of the next tourist season with the support of the Government and social partners.  Around HRK 5 million has been invested in the “Green Valamar” program in the past 97 years, and 100 percent of the electricity in Valamar’s hotels, resorts and camping resorts comes from renewable sources. Valamar has succeeded in over a period of several years as much as 70 percent reduce direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions, and has implemented a number of photovoltaic power plants at many tourist facilities in the portfolio. center_img The Corporate Social Responsibility Index (CSR Index) evaluates the practices of the most successful companies in Croatia, taking into account seven key areas – economic sustainability, inclusion of corporate social responsibility in business strategy, work environment, environmental protection, market relations, community relations and responsible policies diversity and protection of human rights. “In this challenging year for the entire economy, and especially for tourism, the importance of responsible business and the quality of relations with stakeholders were crucial for successful crisis management. In the crisis, Valamar acted quickly with the aim of preserving jobs, liquidity and key resources so that we could be ready for the recovery period. We have succeeded in this largely due to the trust of employees, shareholders and partners in the long-term sustainability of our business. Therefore, we are extremely proud to be recognized as the best large company in Croatia in the field of social responsibility and sustainable business. “Ivana Budin Arhanić, Vice President for Business Development and Corporate Affairs at Valamar Riviera, pointed out.  Thus, Valamar Riviera won the main prize of the CSR Index in the category of large companies. RELATED NEWS / / / GREEN VALAMAR IS MUCH MORE THAN A SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS. IT IS VALUE, PROMISE AND BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY BRANDlast_img read more

Graphical breakdown of Syracuse men’s basketball’s 81-76 win over Wake Forest

first_img Comments Published on January 24, 2017 at 11:30 pm Contact Emma: [email protected] Syracuse (12-9, 4-4 Atlantic Coast) stayed successful at home by squeaking out an 81-76 victory over Wake Forest  (12-8, 4-4) to snap a two game losing skid.Here are key statistics from the game.center_img Facebook Twitter Google+last_img

Hunters climb to second place on Intrust ladder

first_imgHunters are leveled on 12 points with Townsville Blackhawks but Blackhawks are leading the competition due to points for and against.Both teams have so far won six out of seven games played.Burleigh Bears have moved down from second to fifth spot and share 10 points with Northern Pride and Redcliff Dolphins, who are in third and fourth place respectively.Easts Tigers are on sixth spot with nine points, followed by Sunshine Coast Falcons and CQ Capras on eight points.Norths Devils have moved from eighth to ninth spot on seven points following their loss against Hunters on the weekend.Souths Logan Magpies take up the 10th spot on six points followed by Ipswich Jets and Tweed Heads Seagulls on four points, Wynnum Manly Seagulls on two points and Mackay Cutters yet to put a mark on the scoreboard.last_img read more