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Vodafone Egypt issues the first digital sustainability report in Egypt to showcase its efforts in the social, economic and environmental fields

Vodafone Egypt launched its fourth digital sustainability report, during which it presents information about the company’s performance and its impact in the economic, social and environmental fields, as well as its initiatives aimed at developing its performance in these areas, relying on digital means in preparing the report and collecting and presenting data, which is part of the initiative Vodafone raises awareness inside and outside the company about the impact of its sustainability mechanisms, and how to deal with the various impacts that result from its operations in a responsible and sustainable manner. Vodafone Egypt also plans to publish its report digitally on an annual basis, and update the information regularly directly on its website..

Vodafone Egypt is the first telecom company to issue a digital sustainability report that follows an approach ESG – ESG investment is voluntary, and the report follows the guiding principles of the Global Reporting Initiative “GRI”which supports the use of sustainable reporting policy on Vodafone’s social, economic and environmental performance, in the framework of presenting Vodafone’s efforts and relying on its experience in the field of digital transformation and the field of sustainability in general.

In this regard, Ayman Essam, Head of Foreign and Legal Affairs Sector at Vodafone Egypt, said that this report is part of Vodafone’s efforts to enhance transparency, to present its work in the field of achieving sustainability, due to its belief in its important role in participating in achieving the state’s plan in line with Egypt’s vision. 2030 in this area, stressing the importance of institutions having a strong strategy for sustainability, because of its important role in enhancing resource efficiency, supporting risk management and building trust with stakeholders, in a way that achieves added value by relying on technology and digital means..

This comes in light of the Egyptian state’s interest in preserving the environment and its orientation to environmentally friendly projects, after hosting a conferenceCOP27 Climate, which was held in Sharm El-Sheikh last November, and Vodafone Egypt was a strategic partner for the conference, within the framework of the company’s keenness to cooperate with the responsible authorities in Egypt, to participate in various environmental activities and projects..

Vodafone also worked to provide full support to the Egyptian government in preparing the climate conference COP27 At the highest level through the development and improvement of the network in Sharm El-Sheikh and the “Smallest Change Makes a Big Difference” campaign, to educate the public to change negative daily habits, in addition to signing a memorandum of understanding between Vodafone Egypt and the New and Renewable Energy Development and Use Authority to start discussions on the possibility of using renewable electrical energy produced One of the authority’s projects to feed the components of its network.

Vodafone is also interested in providing all financial and economic digital services that help its customers in their transactions, including the Vodafone Cash service, which owns more than 65% of the market share of financial electronic wallet transactions in Egypt, and the Vodafone Cash platform. vhub Which aims to empower small and medium-sized businesses, the digital education platform that serves more than two million beneficiaries and improve the quality of education provided to refugees, which reaches 54 thousand beneficiaries through instant network schools.

Vodafone Egypt has participated in the initiatives of the Ministry of Environment within the framework of the “Get Green” campaign under the auspices of His Excellency President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, and has participated in a project Electronic rotation For the recycling and safe disposal of electronic waste, Vodafone also relies on renewable energy methods in its various headquarters.

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