AmCham Supports the CWBB National DEI Awards 2022

AmCham Bulgaria is among the institutional partners of the Council of Women in Business in Bulgaria (CWBB) in their initiative National Awards of CWBB 2022 – Inspiring Diversity, Equality, & Inclusion Achievements.

In 2022 CWBB with the support of the European Investment Bank (EIB) will acknowledge individuals, companies and organizations that have set policies and realize programs that achieve equality, diversity and inclusion, as well as women representation at strategic management positions.

“CWBB develops multiple initiatives aiming to increase the women’s participation in the labor market. Now we would like to see even closer into companies by seeking, promoting, and acknowledging more innovative and successful ways in this field. We trully believe that the business in Bulgaria has a lot to say about the women in managing position, the leadership capacity of ther organizations, as well as to share best practices to achieve equal opportunities for all without any discriminations,” pointed out Ms. Tsvetanka Mincheva, the newly elected chair of the CWBB and CEO of UniCredit Bulbank (ed.- AmCham Bulgaria patron member).

There are 5 categories within the contest:

  • Inspiring Diversity, Equality and Inclusion initiative at work
  • Inspiring Family Friendly Employer
  • Inspiring initiative for breaking the unconscious bias and inclusion of minorities and disabled people
  • Inspiring initiative for empowering the NEXT GEN of Women Talents
  • Company champion representing women in managerial and leadership positions

CWBB will give a special prize for contribution to the equality at the Gala Dinner, when the results of a national-wide pol will be presented by Trend Sociological Agency.

Process

Nomination is free of charge.

Applications will be received in September 2022 at https://womeninbusiness.bg/.

The results will be announced in November 2022 at a special gala dinner.