- Social Responsibility
DB Schenker South Africa supports a variety of Non-Profit organisations, schools, universities and communities. Our main focus is on the development of previously disadvantaged individuals and people with disabilities and this principle guides our socio-economic development investment. Our main objectives in supporting our chosen beneficiaries is to fund activities and programmes that are both long-term and sustainable and will encourage the self-sufficiency and independence of individuals.Throughout the year we participate in various initiatives that also offer our employees an opportunity for participation at various levels.
As a global organisation that operates across all continents, DB Schenker has a deep understanding of issues related to diversity and empowerment. In support of our belief that all organisations have a responsibility toward society and its development we have taken a proactive stance towards empowerment. We have successfully achieved our targets in respect of BBBEE over the past few years and have now shifted our focus to place more emphasis on a more Broad Based approach to empowerment.