Social Responsibility


SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

A long-term development strategy of Delo Group includes a range of corporate and social responsibility programs. The Group supports social projects focused on the development of cities and regions of Russia and on the support of citizens. The Company intends to create a safe and eco-friendly work environment in the operating regions.

Memorial “To the port workers of Novorossiysk”

On September 15, 2018 a new monument “To the port workers of Novorossiysk” was unveiled on the Novorossiysk seafront at the initiative of Sergey Shishkarev. Konstantin Kubyshkin is an artist who created this sculptural composition.

The professional activity of Mr. Shishkarev’s parents was closely related to the sea and the port. A native of Novorossiysk, Sergey Shishkarev had a dream to appreciate at its true value the hard work of port workers and their input to the prosperity of the Motherland, the region and the hometown. The memorial is the only one of its kind in Russia.

The citizens and the veteran port workers liked the idea of regarding people of an honorable profession and their labor achievements. It was fully supported by the city leaders. The project was financed by Delo Group and the Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port together with donations from private individuals and companies.

Sustainable Development

The companies of the Group participate in economic and social development of the regions, governed by corporate social responsibility, environmental compliance, with regard to the interests of everyone involved - employees, clients, local authorities and trade unions.

We are sure that our people are our key asset, and the success of the Company considerably depends on its employees. We understand that the responsibility, the expertise, the involvement in business and the hard work are the basis of the successful development of the Company. Delo Group provides its promising employees with the opportunity of advancement and promotion, and if necessary finds the highly qualified specialists who share internal values.

Delo Group team consists of 9,000 people.

The environmental protection is an essential part of the business. All companies of the Group strictly comply with the regulatory and legislative requirements, striving to minimize the negative impact of their activities on the environment. The companies regularly carry out the environmental measures, control over the energy efficiency and the reduction of industrial waste.

Charity

Delo Group is actively involved in charity work in the operating regions. The companies of the Group finance projects in the field of healthcare, ecology, culture, sports and education.

SPORTS SUPPORT

The sports support is an important part of the social policy of Delo Group. Over the years, the companies of the Group have been actively supporting the Russian sports, implementing the projects in professional and youth sports at the national and club levels, promoting the development of handball in Russia.

Delo Group is a sponsor of the HFR, women’s CSKA, men’s CSKA, women’s Kuban.

Handball Federation of Russia

Handball Federation of Russia

Women's Handball Club

Women's Handball Club "CSKA"

Men's Handball Club

Men's Handball Club "CSKA"

Women's Handball Club

Women's Handball Club "Kuban"

Starting from 2015 Delo Group is the official sponsor of the Handball Federation of Russia (the HFR) and the President of the Group also heads the HFR.

The sponsorship helps to conduct the events systematically and develop handball in Russia, to enhance athletes’ skills and to prepare professional handball players among younger generation.

Delo Group supports the HFR’s goal to restore the prior popularity of handball, to return its rightful place in the media and to attract children and adults to the sport.

The HFR together with Delo Group expands international relations and adopt global experience in hosting major international sporting events: championships, congresses and friendly games.

Champions League

Starting from 2019, Delo Group became the first ever title rights sponsor of the largest European handball club competition - EHF Champions League.

From the start of the 2019/20 and 2020/21 seasons, the event bears the name “DELO EHF Champions League”. The final competition of the four best clubs is named “DELO EHF FINAL4”.

DELO EHF FINAL4 is the most prestigious club tournament among the European women’s handball clubs.

We are proud of the Russian women’s clubs showing excellent results in the Champions League.