MasterCard has become a partner in the Wheel of Culture project, now in its 12th edition, and in collaboration with the Green Revolution Association, is hosting the first outdoor HUB in Bucharest. According to the concept of working from the park, Rawaba meadow becomes the ideal place for remote work and more. Until October, Bucharest residents wait in King Mihai I Park (Herăstrău), Pescăruș region, for a series of thematic events, family activities, concerts, films and theater performances, all in the open air.
Driven by a real need, determined by the current social context, where many companies have opted for a hybrid work system, Roaba de Culture is now hosting the first overseas HUB in Bucharest powered by Mastercard. The workspace includes a lounge area and a main table for people who want to replace their home office with one in the garden, providing all the necessary conditions for working remotely, such as access to a power outlet and Wi-Fi. The Office can also host extended groups, and upon request, corporate food and beverage packages can be designed for lunch breaks, but also for an after-work cocktail.
MasterCard encourages the use of the card as a secure, fast and accessible payment method, so MasterCard cardholders benefit from a 10% discount in the dining hall.
“The Culture Cart for Culture is a multifunctional space, with many different areas and activities for all age groups, from children to adults. After a period in which we carried out most of our activities in our homes, the Green Revolution takes us into the midst of nature, with family, colleagues and friends. This partnership is built on Shared values such as culture, sport and sustainability. Thus, we cannot help but be happy that, along with the Green Revolution, we are taking it even further and transmitting it very appropriately for the benefit of society,” said Ioana Jorgignano, Head of Marketing and Communications MasterCard for Romania, Croatia, Israel and other countries. Balkan region.
“We are excited about our partnership with Mastercard, which is focused on adding value to the way we learn and develop. At Roaba de Cultură, we have always wanted to bring people closer to nature, to an urban environment, because only in this way can they understand and feel the benefits of the environment to life. We are convinced that by “working from the park” we will succeed in bringing nature and its benefits closer to the people of Bucharest. At the same time, we believe that we must constantly learn and practice. We are waiting for all those who want beauty in Roaba de Cultură, with Mastercard, said Raluca Fișer, President of the Green Revolution Association.
Among the activities offered at Roapa de Culture is a series of training workshops for women entrepreneurs and those who are taking the first steps in developing their own business. Workshops are supported by the Green Revolution team, on ESG, strategy, reputation and expertise in various areas, such as sales, customer service, finance and marketing. Also, since it is the holiday period, workshops for children are organized in the Roaba de kultur, on creative topics, environmental and financial education, designed so that they can be easily adapted to many age groups.
During the summer, participants can enjoy concerts, theatrical and stand-up shows, films and documentaries, art installations, exhibitions, mini-festivals, sports and mindfulness in the Rwaba culture.
For a sustainable and inclusive future
MasterCard promotes sustainable development in all its economic, social and environmental dimensions. Mastercard’s solutions and innovations are built on this principle, and the company’s global initiatives target the environment, gender equality and financial inclusion. In this regard, globally, Mastercard has committed to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2040 and bringing 1 billion people into the digital economy by 2025. In January 2020, Mastercard also launched the Priceless Planet Alliance, an effort to plant 100 million trees over five years in response to climate change. the climate.
At the same time, urban mobility is a strategically important direction for Mastercard, a company that is constantly developing programs aimed at reducing pollution in major cities, through payment solutions that facilitate public transportation and financial inclusion.
Mastercard, www.mastercard.ro, is a technology company in the global payments industry. Our mission is to create and develop an inclusive digital economy that provides secure, simple, intelligent and accessible transactions for the benefit of everyone, everywhere. Through secure data transmission, impenetrable networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions enable individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses to reach their full potential. The Fitness Quotient (DQ) is the cornerstone of the culture that represents us and underpins everything we do inside and outside the company. Our connections span more than 210 countries and territories, so we’re building a sustainable world that gives everyone access to priceless possibilities.
About the green revolution
The Green Revolution Society puts into practice the actions that form the basis of building a green city, and its members set out to change things in the long-term, from a two-dimensional perspective:
The first dimension of the association’s projects is an active dimension that focuses on movement, education and creating a sustainable urban community.
The second dimension of the association’s projects aims to develop constructive dialogue between the public and private sectors, between civil society and the authorities.