CSN won the Faz Diferença Award, in the Rio development category, with the program Diversity in Steel, which the main objective is to increase representation by gender and race at the Presidente Vargas Steelworks. The Prize is organized by Firjan (an association that represents all the industries of the state of Rio), in partnership with O Globo newspaper.
In 2020, CSN created more oportunities for women in the steel industry, such as the increase of the percentage of employed women by 7.5% in 2018 to 10.4% in 2020, and also created opportunities for African Brazilians to get promoted.
The announcement of winners of all categories was made on July, 30th in the special supplement on Faz Diferença, in the newspaper O Globo – Click here to read the article (in Portuguese). The award will take place on 8/25, at Casa Firjan (Rio de Janeiro).