Bangi, 23 September 2023 - Worldwide Holdings Berhad (WHB) announce its sponsorship for Larian Denai Sungai Langat, organized by Friends of River Malaysia and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). This exciting event took place on 23rd September 2023 at UKM, Bangi, in conjunction of World Rivers Day.
Larian Denai Sungai Langat is a unique and environmentally conscious program that not only challenges participants to reach the finishing line but also encourages them to make a significant impact on the cleanliness of our rivers. Participants in this event had the extraordinary task of picking up trash along the route. This innovative approach aims to raise awareness about the importance of river preservation and cleaning.
WHB’s sponsorship of this event aligns with its core values of environmental conservation, community engagement, and fostering a sustainable future. By supporting initiatives like this, the company strives to create a positive impact on society and the environment. WHB has long been committed to promoting sustainable practices and environmental stewardship.
The event received enthusiastic participation from students, environmental activists, and concerned citizens, all united in their commitment to protecting our rivers and creating a cleaner, healthier environment for all. WHB’s GCEO, Datin Paduka Norazlina Zakaria herself alongside the management team and staff also participated in the 5km fun run in support of the event.
Datin Paduka Norazlina Zakaria, commented on the sponsorship: "We are proud to be part of Larian Denai Sungai Langat, an event that highlights the importance of preserving our rivers and ecosystems. At Worldwide Holdings Berhad, we believe that sustainable business practices and environmental stewardship are crucial for the well-being of current and future generations. We are committed to making a positive impact on the communities we serve and protecting our environment."
Worldwide Holdings Berhad remains dedicated to promoting ESG values and initiatives in line with its mission to contribute to a sustainable future. The company continues to invest in projects and partnerships that address critical environmental and social issues, demonstrating its leadership and commitment to responsible corporate citizenship.