Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Abela & Co ensures to operate while considering the impact on our environment, community, people, workplace, and shareholders.

Contributing to the betterment of the community in which Abela & Co operates is ingrained in the very essence of the Company’s culture and core values. The pillars of our sustainability program are built upon a profound recognition of the influence our business exerts on society and the environment, demonstrating unwavering dedication to the following principles:

Since 2007, our commitment to serving the community has grown stronger, and our dedicated employees have actively engaged in a myriad of initiatives aligned with our CSR programs. Collaborating with esteemed organizations like Emirates Environmental Group and Dubai Municipality, our management team, and employees have enthusiastically participated in campaigns aimed at fostering a greener and healthier future for all. Moreover, as part of our unwavering dedication to community economic development, we have forged meaningful partnerships with organizations like Beit Al Khair Society and Dubai Centre for Special Needs, channeling our CSR efforts towards uplifting the less privileged and fostering positive change in their lives. Together, we pave the way for a brighter and more inclusive tomorrow.

In both 2012 and 2016, Abela & Co was honored with the esteemed CSR Label Award presented by the Dubai Chamber, a testament to our unwavering dedication to uplifting our communities, fostering a thriving workplace, enriching the marketplace, and preserving our precious environment.

As a frontrunner in our industry, we strongly believe in our responsibility to advocate for education, be it in the realms of general literacy or promoting health and nutrition awareness.

To spread awareness and knowledge, we have organized various engaging events, such as interactive live-cooking classes, and informative educational lectures covering essential topics like nutrition, food safety, and hygiene. These initiatives exemplify our enduring commitment to making a positive impact on society and empowering individuals to lead healthier and more informed lives.


Our commitment to the welfare of our employees translate is reflected in an engaged workforce (with an engagement rate of 89% in 2015) who enjoy working for us and have fun at work. Some of our activities included:


Our commitment to the environment is demonstrated through our operation, which promotes energy and materials conservation, as well as waste reduction. Some of our activities included the following and our new central processing unit is certified additionally against ISO 14001:2015 requirements:


Our commitment is to partner with our clients and suppliers, to have mutually beneficial relations that contribute positively to both our success:


Our commitment to give back to the community in which we live and work, is demonstrated through our active participation and volunteering in community service activities, which form an integral part of our daily work life: