Dubai, UAE: In celebration of National Environmental Day on February 4, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), participated in the Clean UAE campaign organised by the Emirates Environmental Group under the patronage of the Ministry of Climate Change and the Ministry of Community Development. The move aligned with du’s commitment to making a vital contribution to transformation and sustainability in line with the UAE National Agenda.
du employees and their families proactively engaged in Clean UAE to protect the environment and helped reduce plastic waste pollution. As a sustainability leader and enabler in the UAE, du values its workers and the environment, recognizing that both are essential for a successful and thriving organisation. It has implemented a comprehensive sustainability strategy that focuses on the community wellbeing and improving the environment. By encouraging the active volunteerism of du’s workforce, the company continues to foster a culture of giving back in line with its comprehensive sustainability vision and a happier community.
The National Environmental Day marks the beginning of many significant events planned in the UAE in 2023 to improve the country’s environmental sustainability. This effort is part of the UAE’s larger commitment to reducing emissions, promoting renewable energy sources, and advancing green infrastructure. In November, the UAE will host the 28th Conference of Parties (COP 28), which will be the final major environmental event of the year.
Operating under the steadfast umbrella of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), du is an integral driver of the UAE’s economic, social and digital transformation. Thriving on digitally innovating all facets of the contemporary telecom experience, we touch the lives of millions of customers everyday as a dedicated enabler of connectivity, continuity and growth across consumer and enterprise segments. Whether delivering state-of-the-art Smart City infrastructure, bespoke enterprise ICT solutions, government communications, secure data solutions, or the very best in home entertainment and value, we are a reliable telco and ICT player shaping the future of communication for a more connected tomorrow.