GWC Affirms Commitment to Sustainability as Partner for Qatar Sustainability Week 2023
Continuing its commitment to making sustainability a priority, GWC announced its strategic partnership for the 8th edition of Qatar Sustainability Week (QSW), hosted by the Earthna Center for a Sustainable Future (Earthna), ongoing until 11 November.
QSW serves as a unique platform to promote Qatar National Vision 2030 and to showcase the progress that the state has achieved in the area of sustainability.
The week also fosters community engagement with relevant stakeholders in support of this vision.
As part of this week, GWC will host the third edition of the GWC Forum, taking place on 8 and 9 November. The company will host several activities including beach clean-ups and collaborative planting and landscape design projects with students from different schools at the Family Zone of Expo 2023 Doha.
GWC Chief Marketing Officer Jawaher Al-Khuzaei said they take pride in leading the industry to deliver sustainable logistics and supply chain solutions to a diverse customer base. She said that environmental protection is a paramount concern, and at GWC, they view sustainability as a way of life, embedded at the core of their operations.
Al-Khuzaei added that their association with Qatar Sustainability Week goes way back and they have been promoting sustainability to save on costs for clients. Even at Expo 2023 Doha, she said they will provide sustainable logistics solutions, continuing to promote both economic and environmental sustainability.
According to Earthna Head of Partnerships and Outreach Shireen Obeidat, Qatar Sustainability Week facilitates collaboration and knowledge-sharing among various partners and sectors, which contributes towards the achievement of Qatar National Vision 2030’s sustainable development goals.
GWC was recently recognised in Forbes ‘Top 100 Middle East’s Sustainability Leaders’ in the logistics and transport category, reinforcing its unwavering commitment to sustainability.
Through its various initiatives, such as the paperless processes, vehicle route optimisation, reduce-reuse-recycle initiatives, energy conservation (including natural and energy-saving lighting initiatives), and resource consumption optimisation, GWC has showcased time and time again that it firmly believes in translating words into actions.
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