Movie films have the Oscars, Sustainability now has the Hallbars! Hallbars means Sustainable in Swedish. The first Hallbars Sustainability Reports Awards were announced on October 21 at Alfred Nobel House Björkborn in Karlskoga, Sweden. In the Dairy category, the top 3 Best in the World were:
- FINLAND – Valio, Together we make life better, Sustainability Report 2019, 96 pages
- GERMANY – Hochland, Responsibility for generations, Sustinability Report 2017-2019, 72 pages
- NEW ZEALAND – Fonterra, Sustainability Report 2019, 98 pages
Hallbars is an international research institute focusing on annual sustainability reports, with headquarters in Sweden, and an international team based in France, Spain and China. The event was presided by Governor Maria Larsson, Chair of Alfred Nobel Björkborn Foundation. Björkborn is the manor of Alfred Nobel, in the birch tree path, translation of its name in Swedish. The results were posted on Hallbars on October 21, including the Fishery category B03 and CEO Letter category F06 .
Hallbars is already planning for a big event for 2021, when hopefully the world will recover from the pandemic. The 2021 Hallbars Awards will take place on October 21 , 2021 in the Blue Room of Stockholm TownHall, where the Nobel Prize banquet takes place on December 10, the date of Alfred Nobel death . October 21 is the date of Alfred Nobel birthday.
Provided by Hallbars