ADNOC Distributes 10,000 “Weqaya” Kits Containing PPE to UAE Communities

Abu Dhabi, UAE – May 14, 2020: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has distributed 10,000 “Weqaya” kits containing personal protective equipment (PPE) to local communities as part of its support for the “UAE Volunteers” initiative. 

The PPE includes masks and gloves as well as items such as hand sanitizers and were distributed to the elderly, People of Determination, and individuals across 12 locations including 8 community development centers in the UAE.

The UAE Volunteers initiative is managed by Emirates Foundation (EF) and is in collaboration with government entities, voluntary groups, and the private sector. ADNOC’s support for the initiative has seen over 1,500 of its employees sign up as volunteers. 

In addition, ADNOC is hosting a “Virtual Majlis” on its social media channels that is bringing together UAE government leaders and global experts to engage on the key issues facing the world today. ADNOC, through its subsidiary, ADNOC Distribution, is also supporting healthcare professionals and all national emergency ambulances refuelling at its service stations nationwide. 
 

 

About ADNOC

ADNOC is one of the world’s leading diversified energy and petrochemicals groups. With 14 specialist subsidiary and joint venture companies, ADNOC is a primary catalyst for the UAE’s growth and diversification. 

For further information: media@adnoc.ae