“For us, this partnership truly has been a WIN WIN. On the one hand, we contribute to drawing attention to and focusing on sustainability issues, and on the other hand, we gain increased knowledge through our membership.”
- Eva Halvarsson, Chief Executive Director at Andra AP-fonden
The City of Gothenburg is responsible for the majority of community services in our area. The most important areas are preschool and school, social services and care of the elderly. The City of Gothenburg is the co-founder of WIN WIN Award.
Region Västra Götaland’s assignment and vision is to contribute to a thriving Västra Götaland region; that is, to make it a good place to live and work for present and future generations. Region Västra Götaland is governed by democratically elected politicians and with just over 50 000 employees, it is one of Sweden’s biggest employers.
Andra AP-fonden manages about SEK 440 billion and is one of the so-called buffer funds in the Swedish pension system. The government has instructed the fund to create the best possible return while maintaining a low risk level.
Carl Bennet AB is a principal owner of the Getinge and Arjo medical technology groups, the Elanders logistics group and the Lifco industry and trade group.
The Elanders Group is a global supplier of integrated solutions in supply chain management, print & packaging and e-commerce. The Group operates on a global scale in 20 countries spread out over 4 continents. Their major customers are active in the areas of automotive, electronics, fashion & lifestyle, industrial and health care & life science.
The SKF Group is the world’s leading supplier of products, solutions and services in the area of rolling bearings, seals, mechatronics, service and lubrication systems. SKF offers services such as technical support, maintenance, condition monitoring and training. SKF is included in Dow Jones’ Sustainability Index and the FTSE4Good Index.
SEB is a leading Nordic financial services group. In Sweden and the Baltic countries, SEB offers financial advice and a wide range of financial services. In Denmark, Finland, Norway and Germany, the bank’s operations have a strong focus on a full-service offering to corporate and institutional clients. SEB has more than 4 million customers and about 17 000 employees.
Chalmers University of Technology conducts research and offers education in technology, science, shipping and architecture with a sustainable future as its global vision. Chalmers has 13 departments and coordinates Graphene Flagship, an FET Flagship initiative by the European Commission.
Coop Väst is part of the Swedish grocery store giant, Coop. Coop wants to inspire consumers to shop organic produce and was named the most sustainable brand in 2021, by Sustainable Brand Index (SBI).
Coop Väst currently has 800.000 members and operates 171 stores in Western Sweden.
Akademiska Hus is one of the largest property companies in Sweden and by focusing on universities and colleges they build and manage sustainable knowledge environments that satisfy many aspects of life. To meet future demand, the company has planned, decided and implemented projects worth SEK 17 billion. This is how Akademiska Hus contributes to a wiser Sweden.
The University of Gothenburg meets societal challenges with diverse knowledge. Strong research and attractive study programmes attract scientists and students from all around the world. The University of Gothenburg is environmentally certified and works actively for sustainable development. With new knowledge and new perspectives, the University of Gothenburg contributes to a better future.
Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company. They are dedicated to improving well-being through their products and services, with sales conducted in approximately 150 countries. Through their sustainability platforms – Well-being, More From Less, and Circularity – they are able to create true value for and together with their customers, partners and the society.
Getinge is a global company operating in 38 countries, with headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden. They are a leading provider of products and systems within healthcare and life sciences. By following the UN Global Compact, using EcoDesign and contributing to the communities they are active in, Getinge continuously proves their passion for sustainability. Read more about that passion here.
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Radisson Blu Scandinavia is our hotel partner. They help us out with hospitality for various events throughout the year.
"At Radisson Hotel Group we believe in conducting business ethically in all we do, and we want to be a thriving, sustainable, and responsible business for people, communities, and the planet. Our employees live Responsible Business every day: at home, together with their hotel colleagues, and in their local communities, where they work on building better futures and a better planet for all. Responsible Business. It’s all about caring. People, Community, Planet."
Happy F&B is WIN WIN’s branding agency, based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Happy F&B is a branding agency. Our mission is to nurture and release the most powerful force we know – a great idea. By marrying a far-sighted strategy with smart design, we help our clients develop brands that make a world of real difference.
Manifest PR is WIN WIN’s PR agency, based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
We’re a PR agency working with our brains and our hearts to create communication that’s good for society.
Every year the GAME/Agenda 2030 in West Sweden arranges a seminar with a workshop on the same theme as the WIN WIN Gothenburg Sustainability Award. It is an opportunity for stakeholders from different sectors in western Sweden to meet, discuss, and find mutual synergies for collaborative action to further the issues. In 2018 and 2019, the winner of WIN WIN Award was announced at the GAME/Agenda 2030 in West Sweden’s seminar.