While winning an award is an important benefit, many former winners state that the process of entering is where the real value lies by encouraging deep analysis of process and the objective evaluation of outcomes against strategic goals.
Tangible benefits of participating in the WTPO Awards include:
Whether your organization wins an award or is nominated as a finalist, this news can be used for public relations purposes to demonstrate your effectiveness to policymakers and increase your influence with stakeholders, helping to gain the resources and support you need.
The peer-reviewed process promotes recognition of your success among the TPO Network community and beyond.
Finalists will have the opportunity to participate in social media/video training to showcase their nominations. The videos, produced by the finalists using smartphones,will be displayed during the WTPO conference and distributed through global social network channels.
Winners will be entitled to use the WTPO Award winners logos on their corporate communications;
Winners will be featured in ITC’s Trade Forum magazine and on ITC’s website;
ITC will develop a Winners’ Booklet with respective winners and produce it for their distribution.
Winners and finalists will also receive press releases and other PR support materials for distribution through their own networks.
"Thank you so much again for the opportunity to participate in this award. It is really important for our TPO and will be an excellent motivator for our MSMEs; it will encourage them to continue giving their best when working with us.”
“The public recognition of the winners is seen by other organizations as an encouragement to improve their initiatives. We are always looking for opportunities to improve our performance. We appreciate this initiative and its continuity.”
“The ITC and specifically the WTPO Awards program is a great encouragement for TPOs such as ourselves. It allows us to showcase our efforts and initiatives on the global stage and to enhance participation with other ITC programs.”
Testimonials from WTPO Awards candidates
Call for entries
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