Acino Belarus wins Corporate Social Responsibility Project of the Year at Eurasian Pharma Awards
Friday 6th November 2020
We are delighted to have won the Corporate Social Responsibility Project of the Year in the Eurasian Pharma Awards with our #WorldHeartDay campaign, beating 80 participants including pharmaceutical manufacturers, distributors and pharmacy chains from 13 countries in the Eurasia region: Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Armenia, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Mongolia.
Acino Belarus won the prize at the Eurasian Virtual Pharmaceutical Summit, which took place on October 21, 2020, and was organized by Advantix Pharma, a division of Advantix Ltd.
Acino’s World Heart Day campaign
On World Heart Day, which took place on September 29, and for the next year, Acino will help the World Heart Federation raise awareness of cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death for patients around the world.
Our colleagues have been very active with dozens of activities and thousands of people reached, and Acino Belarus represented us in the awards.
Acino Belarus carried out a number of events to inform the population and the medical community about cardiovascular risks and prevention methods. Moreover, with their support, four professional domestic medical communities have applied for membership in the World Heart Federation.
“Acino is active in the social and public sphere, joining a number of projects and initiatives aimed to support both patients and the medical community. During the pandemic, it became clear that we were all facing the physical, emotional and economic consequences of the Covid-19 virus. We consider it especially important to support the most vulnerable populations and each other in the fight against cardiovascular diseases. It is a great honor for our team to receive this award as a confirmation of the appreciation of our work for the benefit of society.” Vadim Chupakhin, General Manager Belarus and Caucasus Cluster Head.
Learn more about World Heart Day and #UseHeart and #WHD on social media to help us and the World Heart Federation promote positive change and help people live longer, healthier, better lives.