du awarded corporate social responsibility award at Arabia CSR Awards 2019
The operator was acknowledged for its disruptive sustainability efforts in the Large Company Award category
du has taken top honours at the 2019 edition of the Arabia CSR Awards. On behalf of du, Osman Sultan, CEO of EITC, was presented the accolade during the Arabia CSR Awards Gala Ceremony.
‘Raising Sustainability Benchmarks’
Osman Sultan, CEO, EITC, said: “At du, Corporate Social Responsibility is a vital component of our brand DNA, which is why we strive to embody objectives that are aligned with the visions and objectives of the UAE government. As a prominent operator in the UAE telecom industry, we are committed to using our expertise, scale, and reach to create and fulfil initiatives that build a more sustainable future for the next generation of UAE citizens, businesses, and government entities.”
du was awarded the Large Company prize based on the company’s continued focus towards raising the bar for sustainable progress in the digital age and creating a cohesive corporate sustainability ethos. Through sharpening its focus towards implementing a robust sustainability framework, du embodies Sustainability Pillars and initiatives geared towards creating value for business stakeholders, as well as the community and environment.
The Arabia CSR Awards are the regionally and globally renowned as the sustainability benchmark of the Arab region.