Jury:

Sustainable Business Awards Turkey are assessed in each category with the principle of impartiality of the jury members consisting of Turkey’s leading academics and independent experts.

Methodology:

After the application criteria are checked by the Sustainability Academy Turkey, all applications are evaluated by the jury with a 5-point scoring system according to the below criteria and are subjected to pre-selection. Projects with a score of 3.5 and above are determined as finalists. The jury members evaluate the projects for a second time to determine the winners.

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Does the project effectively meet the criteria of the category it applies to?

  • Is the project integrated into a sustainable business model and overall sustainability strategy of the organization?

  • Does the project have transparent, effective, measurable and comparable results indicating change?

  • Does the project have future targets that push the boundaries and aim for change?
  • Is there transparent communication with the stakeholders in the value chain of results and change, is there a feedback mechanism?

Evaluation Criteria – Sustainable Business Reporting:

  • Is the participation of internal and external stakeholders actively involved in the preparation of the report?

  • Are international reporting principles / standards used and approved in the report preparation?

  • Does the report have effective and measurable results that show a change in communication strategy with all stakeholders?

  • Is there a creative communication strategy outside the standard communication practices to enlarge the report’s domain?

  • Is there a feedback mechanism of the report for stakeholders in the value chain?

  • Does the institution have future strategy / commitment / objectives related to sustainability within the scope of the report?

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