HIGHLY COMMENDED: THE GOLD STANDARD AWARD
FOR PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP

Sponsored By: Food Industry asia

HIGH COMMENDATION AWARD: Microsoft – PARTNERS IN LEARNING


MICROSOFT India is partnering with governments, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), educators and academics, taking an innovative approach to enabling new avenues of social and economic empowerment for the underserved.

The key motive through this unique programme is to deliver solutions in three key inter-related areas: transforming education, fostering local innovation and creating jobs and opportunities.

Microsoft’s Partners in Learning programme supports the dual commitment by Microsoft to advance the quality of education and provide alternative channels for economic progress by building partnerships with governments and the schools around the globe.

The award was presented at The 2012 Gold Standard Awards on December 6

  • AWARDS TIMELINE 2012:

    • July 2, 2012
      2012 Gold Standard Awards website launched
    • July 16, 2012
      Categories and sponsors formally announced.
    • August 1, 2012
      The Gold Standard Awards
      nominations open
    • September 28, 2012
      The Gold Standard Awards
      nominations close
    • November 5, 2012
      The Gold Standard Awards shortlist announced
    • December 6, 2012
      The Gold Standard Awards cocktail reception at the Foreign Correspondents' Club in Hong Kong
  • Confirmed 2012 Sponsors

    • yahoo
    • Prospect
    • AmCham China
    • HP
    • eon
    • News Corporation
    • Fia Food Industry Asia
    • Fleishman Hillard