The first Czech SDG (United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals) Awards Ceremony took place at Černín Palace on Saturday, 27 May 2017.
General public was astonished by the self-sustainable project entitled Český ostrovní dům (Czech Off-grid Houses) which integrates advanced technology and cost-saving. The winner of the public sector category became the campaign I am prepared by the Zachraň jídlo (Save Food) initiative teaching Czech people how to avoid food waste and buy and process imperfect foodstuffs.
The expert jury award was granted to Avast Foundation for its Together project dealing with the topic of death, which is still rather taboo in Czech society. The Czech Development Agency awarded the CLIDATA application of the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute.
IKEA Česká republika became the winner of the SDGs reporting category.
Deloitte was invited by SDGs to be part of the jury because of its reporting experience and expertise at both Czech and international levels.
Deloitte became involved in the UN Global Compact initiative as sustainable development is part of its corporate strategy. The initiative aims to support companies in terms of achieving and meeting Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.