Sustainability at Awantec
Doing Well by Doing Good
Awantec is committed to not only operating sustainably, but to promote sustainability as an integral part of our businesses as well. This is to fulfil our fiduciary duty as public listed company and our calling as an advocate of Technology and Talent to progress with purpose, through Doing Well by Doing Good in positively impacting our people, environment, customers, economy, and ultimately society at large 一 leading Malaysia towards the digital economy and beyond.
Our Focused Agendas
Sustainable Lifelong Learning Environment
Stakeholder Engagement and Disclosure
Commitment to Corporate Responsibilities
Governance to Drive Compliance and Best Practices
Our efforts are guided by five (5) Sustainability Principles within our Sustainability Policy, which are aligned with the four themes under the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) pillars:
Climate Change, Human Rights and Community, Labour Standards and Corporate Governance.
Green ICT Practice
Leveraging on Green ICT Practices to minimise negative impact of IT and business operations, by reducing carbon emissions and building resilience to Climate Change.
Employment, Diversity, Career Development
Addressing Human Rights to education and Employment, as well as empowering local Communities and their economy via digitalisation and digital competencies.
Innovation, Customer Satisfaction, Ethics & Integrity
Capitalising on Innovations to drive high level of Customer Satisfaction, by maintaining high standards of Corporate Governance, Ethics and Integrity.
These focus agendas of ours, are in line with the following five (5) United Nation Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs):
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development
Our Sustainability Goals and Performances
Following the Materiality Assessment made in FP2019, we have consolidated all meaningful attributes which are aligned to our ESG pillars and the UNSDGs, into the Group's sustainability goals.
For more information on our materiality assessment, please refer to our Annual Report 2019. These sustainability goals were then assigned with KPIs, to achieve the following short and long term targets:
Awantec is committed to our Sustainability Goals. We will continue to explore how to better address our ESG themes, as well as our UNSDGs alignment through our Sustainability Goals. Our approach which will constantly evolve in line with our business trajectories and the needs of the wider communities.
Our Sustainability Governance
Our sustainability governance structure is established to represent and assist the Board of Directors (BOD) in meeting its fiduciary duty to oversee that ESG concerns are properly addressed in Awantec’s business strategy, risk and capital allocation.
Each member of the governance has specified roles and responsibilities in the development and implementation of sustainability initiatives, which then will be communicated to all employees in delivering genuine results and impacts.