The Group CEO of Next Media, Kin Kariisa, expressed great pride in the achievements of the Taasa Obutonde team and their efforts to save the environment. Taasa Obutonde is an environmental campaign that has been running for three years, with NBS as its media partner.
Being awarded the Environment Sustainability Award 2023 is an honor, recognizing the significance of this accolade on various levels. The fact that NBS TV was acknowledged as the digital media platform with the highest number of environmental stories is a testament to the company’s unwavering commitment to raising awareness about environmental issues.
At Next Media, there is a firm belief in the transformative power of media to inspire change and create a sustainable future for Uganda. Taasa Obutonde holds a special place in our hearts, as it is dedicated to highlighting the crucial role each Ugandan plays in combating plastic pollution and saving the environment.
This recognition encourages us to remain steadfast in educating, engaging, and empowering viewers to take action for a greener Uganda.
Kin Kariisa attributed the success of the ‘Taasa Obutonde’ campaign to the dedication and hard work of the remarkable team at Next Media. The team’s tireless execution of the campaign, delivering impactful stories that resonate with the audience, has been commendable.
Additionally, the CEO expressed deep appreciation for all the partners involved in the ‘Taasa Obutonde’ campaign. From NEMA to KCCA, AirQo Project, Vivo Energy Uganda, Pepsi Uganda, Uganda Breweries Limited, and Stanbic Uganda.
The Environment Sustainability Award 2023 is not just an accolade for Next Media; it serves as a reminder of our responsibility as a media organization to champion the protection of the environment.