Approved EcoVadis Parter Badge
Seoul--(뉴스와이어)--ECONINE (CEO Uk Seo), an ESG (environmental, social, and governance) management advisory consulting company, announced on the 30th that it has been selected as an approved EcoVadis training partner.
EcoVadis assesses the sustainability ratings of supply chains applying global standards by assessing 21 sustainability items across four core subjects; environment, labor, human rights, and sustainable procurement. More than 100,000 companies in 175 countries around the world have been assessed by EcoVadis.
As an EcoVadis Approved training partner, ECONINE consults throughout the company’s sustainability assessment process, reviews the assessment results after the assessment is finished, and provides official support to improve environment, labor, human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement practices.
EcoVadis said that Econine was selected as it was assessed highly on its ESG management advisory consulting experience, expertise, and know-how accumulated thus far. ECONINE, which demonstrated a deep understanding of the local environment and ethical and human rights regulatory issues, achieved the splendid feat of being selected as the first approved training partner in South Korea while being awarded a gold medal through the EcoVadis assessment.
ECONINE, which was selected as an Approved training partner, must complete rigorous training on understanding of the EcoVadis methodology and assessment process through the EcoVadis Academy. Also, as an Approved training partner, ECONINE will △support suppliers for understanding and assessment of EcoVadis assessment methods △provide consulting for suppliers’ understanding of scorecards and corrective action plans and support suppliers’ implementation of improvements △support a wide range of supply chain sustainability practices, and △support companies assessed by EcoVadis for their understanding of benefits given to their business and supply chain.
ECONINE CEO Uk Seo said, “Through this partnership, I expect that we can provide systematic training and credible advisory services so that supply chain companies of multinational corporations can demonstrate ESG competitiveness in the global market.” And continued, “We will make effort to spread ESG management throughout the supply chains and ensure that ESG management is internalized in the organizational cultures and systems.”
Meanwhile, ECONINE is a sustainability management advisory consulting company that provides ESG management consulting services, including climate change and environmental management, and is expanding partnerships with ESG-related institutions at home and abroad. Econine, which is also a member of UNGC, acquired the ‘Licensed Assurance Provider’ of AA1000, a sustainability verification standard, in 2021, and as a 1% for Planet member company, ECONINE donates 1% of its sales to the fields of climate change, biodiversity, and women education thereby contributing to the achievement of the goals of SDGs.
ECONINE is an advisory organization specializing in sustainability management established to realize the sustainability of the industrial ecosystem of supply chains. It has the capability to provide customized services for businesses, and provides ESG assessment including response to EcoVadis and CDP assessments, diagnosis and strategy establishment, and report production and verification services. The direction of ECONINE’s consultation is to establish sustainable management as a culture and system. At the center are persons who pursue sustainability, and to help them, ECONINE operates an education platform specializing in sustainability management. As a company that promotes sustainability management by itself, ECONINE considers providing consultation as a core value.