KPC Won 10 ISDA 2019 Awards

PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) once again won awards in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). This time KPC won 10 awards on the night of the 2019 Indonesia Sustainable Development Goal’s Award (ISDA), Friday (6/9/2019), at Menara Bidakara, Jakarta.

The award was given by the Corporate Forum for Community Development (CFCD) together with the Ministry of National Development Planning (PPN) / National Development Planning Agency (BAPPENAS).

KPC won 10 awards for its contribution in the field of sustainable development by winning two platinum and 8 gold. Two platinum that were won by KPC from the toddlers under nutrition and malnutrition prevention program as well as the utilization of ex mining pond as source of raw water for Kudungga Water Treatment Plant for Sangatta community.

While the 8 gold awards were obtained from the laying chicken business program, changes in orientation and improvement of the nutritional status and health of pregnant women program, and HIV / AIDS prevention program in KPC environment.

Other programs include the construction of a culture-based school at SDN 013 Keraitan Village, Bengalon, processed giant cassava products, the SMEs empowerment program towards a resilient and independent SMEs, the development of local batik motifs of Wakaroros, and Taman Mulyasari ecotourism in the Kutai National Park.

General Manager of External Affairs and Sustainable Development (GM ESD) Wawan Setiawan expressed his gratitude to BAPENNAS and CFCD for the award given. According to Wawan, the award is not the final goal of the KPC CSR program, but with the award proves that the program made by KPC is in accordance with the goals of sustainable development.

“Thank you to BAPENNAS and CFCD for this award. For us, this is not our goal to create a CSR program, but at least this is an evaluation event that the KPC CSR program is in accordance with the goals of sustainable development, “said Wawan. (*)