In Bashkortostan, on the basis of the regional Development Corporation, the Association of Clusters, Technoparks and SEZS of Russia (AKIT RF) is working on the formation of master models of infrastructure sites aimed at achieving sustainable development goals. The field work is conducted under the leadership of the Director of the AKIT of the Russian Federation Andrey Shpilenko, experts of the Association also participate in it.
— Thanks to the systematic work in the direction of development and the successful experience of our region, the republic became the first to form master models of infrastructure platforms aimed at achieving sustainable development goals. This should lead to an increase in the investment attractiveness of our preferential zones,” said Nail Gabbasov, Director General of the Development Corporation of the Republic of Bashkortostan. — The Working Group has started an ESG audit of infrastructure sites in the Republic of Bashkortostan, that is, to assess the compliance of the special economic zone “Alga” and the industrial park “Ufa” with the principles of sustainable development in 3 areas: environmental, social and managerial.
Based on the results of the work carried out, the participants will consider the issues of disclosure of non-financial reporting and will begin to form a strategy to achieve key ESG indicators on the infrastructure sites of the republic. ESG — responsible attitude to the environment, high social responsibility and high quality of corporate governance. The policy is based on the basic approaches and principles in the field of sustainable development, defined by international standards on ESG and sustainable development, legislative and ethical norms of the Russian Federation.
— The leadership of the republic is well aware that now such facilities are being created in each region, there are benefits and preferential regimes, so investors have a great choice, they will go where there are additional attraction factors, first of all, the fulfillment of the Sustainable Development Goals is guaranteed, – said Andrey Shpilenko, director of the Association of Clusters, Technoparks and SEZ of Russia.
AKIT of the Russian Federation is the leading social and business organization of the country, uniting objects of technological and industrial infrastructure. The Association cooperates with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation and other public authorities in order to create optimal conditions for the development of entrepreneurship and industrial production in Russia.
The Development Corporation of the Republic of Belarus is engaged in the support of investment projects at all stages of their implementation, working in a single window format. Specialists accompany projects free of charge at all stages of their implementation — from concept development to implementation and commissioning of facilities. Managers are ready to provide comprehensive support to all investors interested in developing their business in the Republic of Bashkortostan and become a reliable partner for them. Detailed information about the department’s services and business offers of interest by phone (347)214-90-70.