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Globe Wins ASEAN Tech for ESG Awards in 2022

Globe, the leading digital solution platform, was recently recognized by the ASEAN Innovative Business Platform (AIBP) as a pioneer in environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration in digital innovation.

Leading digital solutions companies were honored with a sustainability program focused on promoting social inclusion and using Tech4Good.

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AIBP is a business unit of Industry Platform, a growth consulting firm based in Singapore. Currently, Southeast Asia has a network of more than 30,000 stakeholders and develops an ecosystem by engaging in activities to create value-added information for stakeholders who are trying to make a transformational impact. Continue to do.

AIBP focused on a glove program that spans all ESG pillars, including:

  1. Green network solution – Use green technology to address direct (scope 1) and indirect (scope 2) emissions from network operations
  2. Nature-based solution – Complement operational carbon reductions by leveraging technical solutions for natural resource conservation and conservation strategies
  3. G Slimate – Use predictive analytics and machine learning technology to identify cell sites at risk of outages during typhoons. This allows for optimal staffing and equipment placement to prevent or reduce customer downtime.
  4. Camp Carica Sun – Raise awareness of the environment and climate through a web-based climate education platform
  5. ISDApp – The SMS-based weather alert system aims to provide the fishermen community with information to ensure their maritime safety.
  6. Digital thumbprint program (DTP) – Promote Responsible Digital Citizenship through Capacity Development and Online Education
  7. Globe Rewards Donation Platform – Enable Filipinos to participate in community development through a mobile-first loyalty platform.

“We are grateful for the recognition of our sustainability efforts, especially alongside our peers throughout the ASEAN region. We continue to advocate and intend to adopt ESGs in line with our objectives. We will incorporate it into our decisions and operations, “said Yoly Crisanto, Head of Globe Sustainability and Corporate Communications.

Globe’s various ESG programs have achieved several milestones since their inception and initial deployment. The keys are:

  • As of 2021, the company has successfully migrated 14 high-energy facilities to 100% renewable energy, deploying more than 8,500 green solutions throughout its network.
  • At the same time, Globe, in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture’s National Institute of Fisheries Research and Development (DA-NFRDI), piloted the ISDApp platform as of 2021 and deployed it to 600 fishermen in Quezon and Aurora. ..
  • In collaboration with the Ministry of Education, the company has successfully deployed a desktop publishing program (DTP) at 4,050 schools, providing valuable knowledge to 175,000 teachers and 1.9 million students nationwide.
  • Globe Rewards have played an integral role in providing the coveted support in the midst of a pandemic crisis. In 2020, 10 hospitals raised 36 million pesos and in 2021 7.8 million pesos for COVID advocates. The platform is available to customers all year round to support the community, including relief efforts for Typhoon Odette in December. In 2021, the company raised more than 13 million pesos to 14 partner organizations.

AIBP shared an increasing focus on how digitization and technology support sustainability challenges. In recent years, ESG priorities have become essential to the resilience and sustainable development of ASEAN businesses, complementing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

As a company, Globe aims to contribute to 10 of the 17 UN SDGs. This includes UN SDG No. 9 and SDG No. 13 focused on building resilient infrastructure, promoting comprehensive and sustainable industrialization, and facilitating innovation. Urgent climate change measures.

For more information on Globe, please visit: www.globe.com.ph..

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