Sustainability News

Agility Colombia conducted a park creation activity in a disadvantaged neighborhood where more than 300 people reside. The children in the area also received lessons from an environmental expert on how to properly care for the community and the trees that were planted.

Environment

Agility Pakistan has been associated with The Citizen’s Foundation (TCF) since 2010. TCF is a professionally managed, non-profit organization set up in 1995 by a group of citizens concerned with the dismal state of education in Pakistan. It is now one of Pakistan’s leading organizations in the field of formal education. As of 2014, TCF has established 1,000 purpose-built school units across 100 towns and cities, providing education to 145,000 students.

Youth & Education

An Agility employee completed an 11-day, 1,000-kilometer bike ride to raise awareness and donations for Bloodwise, a UK based charity driving research into the 137 types of blood cancer.

Health

Tristar Kenya’s Office in Nairobi oversaw the construction of two new sanitary facilities for both boys and girls, with bio-digesters, modern cisterns and flowing water, sanitary bins and hand wash dispensers.

Youth & Education

Agility Thailand employees participated in their second Global Education Drive project over the course of three months, donating school supplies, and offering 33 scholarships to a total 314 students in a local school, located in a disadvantaged area near a national forest.

Youth & Education

Agility Iraq renovates washroom facilities and outfits classrooms for a girls’ school in Basra that enrolls 500 students a semester.

Youth & Education

Agility Philippines employees helped prepare a local elementary school, which supports more than 2,150 students, for the coming school year by donating paint and cleaning supplies.

Youth & Education

Agility Bangladesh continues to support the Gulshan Literacy Program, with seven dedicated employee volunteers tutoring 460 children four times a week in English, general knowledge, and computer skills.

Youth & Education

Agility launched a community vocational training program at the Agility Logistics Park (ALP) in Tema, Ghana, in collaboration with Oiada International, a local NGO, to provide free vocational and technical training to 180 local young adults in electrical work, brickmaking, and basic IT and computer skills. The goal is to empower students to find employment using the practical skills they learn in the program.

Youth & Education

Agility supports the MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab Innovate for Refugees Competition (IFR Competition) for the third consecutive year. IFR is designed to attract the best tech-driven solutions addressing the refugee crisis and reward innovative solutions for life threatening challenges faced by refugees worldwide.

Youth & Education

Agility Kuwait took part in the mentorship and training of 55 students enrolled in this year’s LOYAC KON Social Entrepreneurship Program, in collaboration with Babson College.

Youth & Education

National Aviation Services (NAS) is the fastest growing aviation services provider in emerging markets, offering a range of airport and air freight services across Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Wherever NAS builds new ground handling or cargo management infrastructure, implements digital airport systems, or builds and operates lounges, it trains local employees to a high international standard, offering employment opportunities and building local skills.

Youth & Education

Agility Taiwan employees led a beach clean-up activity on Earth Day 2017, involving 40 employees and their relatives for greater impact.

Environment

To commemorate Earth Day in 2017, 55 Agility Philippines employees joined the annual Nat GEO Run, organized by the World Wildlife Foundation.

Environment

Agility Bangladesh initiated its second school year, supporting the Gulshan Literacy Program. Agility volunteers donated their time to tutor students in English, basic computer skills and other subjects.

Youth & Education

Agility Romania donated computer equipment that will benefit more than 1,150 students in four schools. The team also led a student-run donation drive to collect clothes and toys for the Save the Children Foundation.

Youth & Education

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