WE CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN OUR FRIENDLY RELATIONS WITH THE ENVIRONMENT

Yusif Ahmadov, a representative of UniPro LLC, a subsidiary of UNICO CJSC group of companies, participated in the national conference “Implementation of Circular Economy in Azerbaijan: Development of Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production in Manufacturing Enterprises”.

A national conference sponsored by the European Union, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) within the framework of the activities envisaged for Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production (REEF) covering the EU4Environment initiative, on May 13, 2024, at the Park Inn Radisson Hotel in Baku has been organized.

The purpose of the conference is to emphasize and promote sustainability and green development in manufacturing enterprises in Azerbaijan by showing the advantages of RSDTI during the transition to a circular economy.

As a result, the main topics of discussion were the following:

  • Implementation of RSDTI as a step to achieve a circular economy.
  • Using eco-industrial parks as a strategic approach to environmental sustainability.
  • Application of Product Ecological Footprint to enter the EU Single Market for Green Products.
  • Mobilizing finance and investment to facilitate the transition to a greener economy.

Unico as a group of companies always pays special attention to environmental factors, taking advantage of such opportunities, we express our satisfaction to support the acquisition of more knowledge and skills of our staff, our subsidiaries, as well as their employees in the relevant direction. Based on international experience and standards in the fields we operate in, we are walking together towards a GREEN FUTURE.

Staying true to our tradition, this time we had a meeting with our next chess CHAMPION

Our honor this time is Ulviyya Fataliyeva. She scored 8.5 points in the European Women’s Chess Championship held in Rhodes, Greece and was unreachable for her opponents and was awarded the gold medal of the European Championship. It should be noted that the European Chess Union has been organizing the individual European Championship among women since 2000. Ulviyya Fataliyeva went down in history as the first Azerbaijani female chess player to win a gold medal in the individual continental championship.

At the meeting, our winner shared his success story and plans for the future. Vadim Abdullayev, head of finance and deputy director of the group of companies, on behalf of the Unico family, expressed his gratitude to the lady champion for the success she brought to our country, and noted that she is always with our winners and young people who raise the name of our country, and is ready to support them.

We have now joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact

We are pleased to announce that we have now joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact

By joining the initiative, we plan to improve our performance in the areas of environmental, social and corporate governance, to contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, as well as to the country’s economy more broadly. In addition, we commit to follow the 10 principles of the Global Compact on human rights, labor rights, gender equality, environmental protection and anti-corruption.

Also, as a participant of the UN Global Agreement, we further adapt our activities to the directions and commitments of green development, the current year has been declared the “Year of Solidarity for the Green World” in our country, and the 29th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP29) Taking into account that it will be held in Azerbaijan, we would like to inform you that we pay special attention to environmental issues, application and promotion of green technologies in our activities.

MORE GREEN WILL SAVE THE PLANET!

As we know, on December 11 last year, at the plenary session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change held in Dubai, the decision to hold “COP29” in Azerbaijan was made. Also, according to the decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated December 25, 2023, 2024 was declared the “Year of Solidarity for the Green World” in Azerbaijan.

As a component of the planet Earth, and as a citizen and business entity, we always put environmental protection in the forefront, and we owe it to ourselves to promote the aforementioned “COP29” and “Year of Solidarity for the Green World”, and we call everyone to protect the environment.

For this reason, from the date of April 22 – Earth Day, as the beginning of a series of events, by making appropriate changes and additions to our logo for 2024, we invite all construction industry enterprises to join this challenge.

The “COP29” meeting of UNICO group of companies was held

Directors of Unico CJSC, PBA CJSC, UniPro LLC companies, as well as the head of HSE of “Unico” CJSC participated in the meeting held in the central office.

The main topics of discussion were the “COP29” event and the “Year of Solidarity for the Green World”.

Several projects were presented and discussed by companies operating in construction, architecture and design, as well as manufacturing, to promote COP29, as well as to minimize the factors that negatively affect climate change during the processes taking place in the respective fields of activity.

In the end, the task of preparing the action plan for the selected projects was assigned.

Information about those projects will be made public soon.