On May 31, Minister of Welfare Janis Reirs congratulated 31 companies that comply with family friendly business principles in their daily operations and have been awarded the "Family Friendly" status this year. Among them for the second year in a row also "Coca‑Cola HBC Latvia".
This is the tenth year Family Friendly status has been awarded to businesses and interest is constantly increasing. This proves that understanding and knowledge in responsible business is growing, offering a good environment and a positive attitude and promoting mutual respect. Happy families make a happier society! Janis Reirs, Welfare Minister.
Assessment was done with the help of the Sustainability Index survey evaluating criteria regarding implementation of family-friendly policies in the company - like implementing activities devoted to children and families, evaluating company's focus on effective coordination of work and family life and others.