SGV served as the Technical Adviser for the 1st Manila Bulletin (MB) Sustainability Forum: Beyond Green held in November 2022. The event recognized the Sustainability programs or initiatives from different companies and one government agency.
SGV’s Climate Change and Sustainability Services (CCaSS) team provided sustainability advisory support to Manila Bulletin in terms of the development of MB’s qualitative assessment checklist for its selection of sustainability programs and initiatives of companies to be recognized. The team also provided comments and suggestions on the checklist prepared by MB for its qualitative assessment of sustainability programs and/or initiatives recognized in the MB Sustainability Honors List 2022.
Benjamin with MB Publishing Corporation President Dr. Emilio “Emil” Yap III
Diana and Benjamin with MB Business Development Manager Jordan Tan and MB sales consultant and columnist Philip Cu-Unjieng
SGV was represented by SGV Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) and CCaSS Partner Benjamin N. Villacorte (BNV) and CCaSS Director Diana Sadili-Chu in MB’s special recognition event at the City of Dreams Manila on 24 November. The recognition night honored companies and institutions that have been selected by MB for their contribution towards making a sustainable Philippines a reality.
Benjamin with Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Christina Garcia Frasco
The MB Sustainability Honors List 2022 is an initiative by MB to bring forward conversations about sustainability, with the ultimate goal to become a platform that raises awareness about sustainability in the country.