Novartis among 2016 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations list by Corporate Knights
The Corporate Knights list is recognized as one of the leading sustainability rankings worldwide and inclusion is determined using 12 quantitative social, environmental and governance indicators, such as innovation capacity, employee turnover and leadership diversity.
Novartis has been named as one of the world’s most innovative companies, for the second year running. The company is included in the Thomson Reuters 2015 Top 100 Global Innovators rankings. This independent recognition is based on a proprietary methodology to identify the most influential organizations globally as demonstrated through patent and intellectual property data.
Novartis wins Scrip Award for Jian Kang Kuai Che healthcare project in China
Novartis was honored with the first ever "Scrip Award for Best Advance in an Emerging Market." Novartis Social Ventures won for its Jian Kang Kuai Che healthcare project in China, which works to improve healthcare conditions in rural Xinjiang through educational programs in schools and by recruiting and training healthcare workers.
Novartis Pharmaceutical US Chosen For 2014 List of Best Employers for Mothers
Working Mother magazine selected the Novartis Pharmaceuticals Division in the US for its 2014 list of the best employers for moms. The magazine highlighted the Global Executive Female Leadership Program supporting career development of women and child care support. It is the 14th year that Novartis has figured in the magazine’s list.
Research shows diverse leadership teams deliver better business results. In executive teams, the magic ratio has been shown to be 30% women. The innovative Novartis Pharmaceuticals “Executive Female Leadership Program” was recently recognized by Profiles in Diversity Journal.