Hong Kong ESG Reporting Awards is a not-for-profit initiative, recognising ESG reporting leaders in Hong Kong and celebrating their best practices. Aiming to build trust among stakeholders, HERA is judged by an independent panel of judges with distinguished backgrounds. 


The Awards represents the most prestigious form of recognition for companies in Hong Kong on Corporate Sustainability.  HERA are open to listed and non-listed companies in Hong Kong who have exceptional practices in sustainability reporting. Whether you are a small organisation or a large conglomerate, the HERA will be able to showcase your corporate sustainability initiatives. For detailed categories, please visit here.


The HERA are open to all kinds of sustainability reporting, including Annual ESG Report, Integrated Report, ESG Report within an Annual Report. Entries will be accepted for the most recent report published by an organisation.

Application Process

Entries will be evaluated in three rounds:
First Round
In this round, an initial evaluation will be carried out by experienced ESG Analysts. The qualifying entries will then proceed to the judging round (second round).

Second Round
Judges will determine the finalists for each category. Each category is expected to have 6-10 finalists. The names of the finalists will be announced in August 2018.

Third Round
In the third and final round, the judges will take a closer look at the entries and will decide the winners. The winners will be announced in September 2018 at an Award Ceremony event.

Simply fill up the entry form and send the completed form with the relevant documents to hera@alayaconsulting.com.hk.