Vodafone UK's Summer 2017 Sustainability Bulletin
The latest issue of our quarterly report highlights Vodafone UK’s corporate sustainability activities this summer. These span several areas, including:
- Supporting the UK Solidarity Fund – which the British Red Cross set up to help people affected by terror attacks in the UK – as well as the Evening Standard’s Dispossessed Fund, which launched an appeal on behalf of residents of Grenfell Tower in west London
Trialling a new digital citizenship workshop in a London primary school as part of The Diana Award’s Stand Up To Bullying Day. The workshop aims to help children protect themselves against cyberbullying
Launching Vodafone’s STEM flagship programme to introduce girls aged 14 to 18 to career opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The aim initially is to offer 500 girls globally the opportunity to learn to code
Career development for employees
Introducing Vodafone University – online and accessible on any device at any time – to ensure all our employees have the opportunity to develop their skills and progress their careers. The University features courses, e-books, videos and workshops, all in one place.
About Vodafone UK
Vodafone is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data and fixed communications. Vodafone has mobile operations in 26 countries, partners with mobile networks in 48 more and has fixed broadband operations in 17 markets. As of 31 March 2017, Vodafone had 515.7 million mobile customers and 17.9 million fixed broadband customers. For more information, please visit: www.vodafone.com.
Vodafone UK partners with businesses of all sizes - from start-ups and small businesses to the largest corporates and the public sector. The company has worked with UK businesses for over 30 years, starting out as a mobile provider and becoming one of the UK’s leading total communications partners. It provides a range of voice and data services, secure communications infrastructure, fixed and call centre capability, and unified communications, and was the first mobile phone operator to offer a truly converged service for fixed and mobile.
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