55 companies to be conferred CSR Awards on 19th

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s 55 most prestigious companies with significant contribution for social development through different remarkable projects and activities will be given awards at 9th Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Summit to be held here on January 19. Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal will be chief guest at the ceremony, said a press release issued here on Saturday. FPCCI President Zubair Tufail will open the inaugural session while Ministry of Climate Change Secretary Syed Abu Akif, Benazir Income Support Programme Chairperson Marvi Memon and others will chair the second session. This event is being organised by National Forum for Environment & Health (NFEH). According to NFEH President Naeem Quershi, all the award winning companies have played a vital role in empowerment of society in the fields of education, health, environment, socio-economic development, welfare projects for under privileged and under-served masses of the country.