Corporate Responsibility


Awards in the field of corporate responsibility.

Sustainability management recognized

Deutsche Telekom on the Supplier Engagement leader board. Magyar Telekom has made it to the new FTSE4Good Emerging Index.

Award for "We care" CR app.

Award for "We care" CR app

The "We care" in-app magazine that covers sustainability topics at Deutsche Telekom has now been recognized at the Econ Awards.

Leaders in climate protection

The most significant international climate protection ranking, the CDP (previously Carbon Disclosure Project) has for the first time this year, added Deutsche Telekom to its A List of the world's leading companies for climate protection. Deutsche Telekom was awarded the title of "Sector and Index/Country Leader" in the "DAX" and "Information Technology & Telecommunication Services" categories, placing it amongst the sector's top 5% of companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Responsible Business Award 2016

Each year the Ethical Corporation (ETC) honors companies for their work in sustainability across a range of categories. This year, Deutsche Telekom was given an award in the the "Best Engagement with Suppliers" category. The jury was particularly impressed by Deutsche Telekom's innovative approach to engagement with suppliers. This led, for example, to reducing working times at Chinese suppliers while also generating economic advantages from implementing sustainability.

Deutsche Telekom in Kirchhoff's "Good Company Ranking"

Deutsche Telekom ranked 7th in the "Good Company  Ranking". This ranking, published by Kirchhoff Consult AG, a Hamburg-based consultancy firm, assesses DAX-listed companies' sustainability performance.

Deutsche Telekom listed in Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) again

Deutsche Telekom has been included again in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) this year. Inclusion in the DJSI is based on the RobecoSAM rating. The SAM rating reviews large companies worldwide on how responsibly they act in the areas of ecology, economy/company management, and social affairs. Deutsche Telekom received a score of 85 (out of 100) points.

4 prizes at the FOX Awards

The Teachtoday initiative received four prizes this year at the Fox Awards. It received the "Fox Award Gold" for its communications concept for Teachtoday. The "Fox Visuals Gold" for the visual implementation of its particularly successful information graphics. "SCROLLER", the media magazine for children, also received two silver awards in the Fox Awards and Fox Visuals categories. This recognizes, i.a., SCROLLER's effectiveness, which is far above average.

SCROLLER receives quality seal

"This publication was sorely needed!" – that was how the Stiftung Lesen (German Reading Foundation) justified the decision. The assessment behind the decision took particular account of content and layout, pedagogical concept, linguistic design, possibilities for interaction, proportion of advertising and orientation to the target group's needs.

Sustainability report ranking

In the sustainability report ranking, the IÖW (Institute for Ecological Economy Research) and the business association Future assess the reports of large and medium-sized companies. Deutsche Telekom's CR report landed in 8th place.

Best in "Carbon Footprint" – German Awards for Excellence

Deutsche Telekom received the German Award for Excellence 2016 in the "Carbon Footprint" category. DQS uses this name to reward companies for specific activities in a total of 13 categories.

COMENIUS EduMedia seal

Deutsche Telekom's Teachtoday initiative, was pleased to receive three Comenius EduMedia seals this year: The whole initiative received the seal in the "Didactic Multimedia Products" category, "SCROLLER", the media magazine for children, received an award in the "General Multimedia Products" category and the third and final award came in the "Computer Games" category. In the latter, Teachtoday's media obstacle course took the much sought-after seal as "Computer Game for the Gym". The jury was impressed by its creative approach of encouraging media skills through exercise instead of working at a computer screen.

GPI (Gesellschaft für Pädagogik und Information e.V.) organizes the Comenius EduMedia Awards to support educational media who distinguish themselves through high didactic and media quality.

1st place at the Trendence Awards 2016

Deutsche Telekom was honored in the "Employer Branding Innovation of the Year" category for its "Vom Flüchtling zum Talent" project (From refugee to talented employee). With this project Deutsche Telekom aims to attract refugees as applicants. The project encompasses the job platform, internships for talented refugees, and training for representatives of refugee initiatives.

QUEB Special Award

The professional association Queb (Quality Employer Branding) honored outstanding activities in the areas of employer branding, HR marketing and recruiting at Deutsche Telekom. The "careers4refugees" job portal received the Queb Special Award.

Success in oekom research: Deutsche Telekom is named sector winner!

Deutsche Telekom has again been named sector winner in the "Telecommunications" sector in the "oekom Corporate Responsibility Review 2016". Once again, Deutsche Telekom achieved the outstanding and rarely-awarded "B" score in oekom research AG's ranking, and thus the prized "Prime" rating.

The aim of the oekom rating is to make a comprehensive assessment of sustainability performance and, within individual sectors, to identify companies that are particularly committed to sustainable development.

First place on CR Communication

Top score for Deutsche Telekom at Leuphana University ranking.

CR Report defends platinum title

The 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report of Deutsche Telekom was awarded platinum at this year's Econ Award for Corporate Communications, repeating the success from the year before.

Blue Angel environmental label for Speedphones

Deutsche Telekom is awarded the Blue Angel environmental label for its handsets in recognition of its commitment to the environment. The entire Speedphone model line (10, 30, 50) fulfills the strict criteria of the independent label.

Telekom Romania wins CSR-Award

Telekom Romania wins this year's national "CSR-Award". The Telekom daughter achieved first place in the category "Community" and second in "Internal CSR-Campaigns."

Telekom’s sustainability scores

Corporate Responsibility Report of the Deutsche Telekom succeeds among 430 multinational companies at the Sustainable Supply Chain Review (SSCR) 2014.

Effie for "The network of the future"

Deutsche Telekom wins renowned prizes for "The network of the future" campaign and for its online CR reporting.

Recognition for T-Mobile Polska

T-Mobile Poland won the marketing award "Silver Effie" for its campaign "Help Measured in Kilometres". The initiative won in the category "Campaigns concerning social education; CSR campaigns."

OTE-Group awarded

Being the only Greek company amongst 120 others, OTE-Group was mentioned in the "Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120"-Index as an enterprise that values ecological, social and Governance-Criteria.

National CR-Award for T-Systems Czech Republic

The title "Socially responsible company" was awarded to the T-Systems Czech Republic within the Czech national award for corporate social responsibility programme for its exemplary relations with the society and for its devotion to the principles of the sustainable development.

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