Welcome to the 12th cycle of the Arabia CSR Awards. Instituted in 2008, the Arabia CSR Awards marked its tenth anniversary in 2017. The Sustainability Benchmark of the Arab Region, the Arabia CSR Awards have grown and expanded its ambit considerably during the past decade. In all of the ten cycles, the Arabia CSR Awards has received more than 1,000 registered applications from over 900 organisations representing 39 industry sectors from 13 countries in three different languages (Arabic, English and French).
Since its inception, the Arabia CSR Awards’ credibility has earned it the trust and recognition of global and regional bodies such as The United Nations Global Compact, The United Nations Environment Programme and The League of Arab States. This support has ensured that the Awards are well rooted in the region and that it is in sync with the local context and the changes that are undergoing all over the region. This is reflected in the interest of organisations from different sectors and sizes to participate from all over the Arab world with its different parts.