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Deliveroo cleans up Al-Blajat Beach on International Coast Cleanup Day In Partnership with The Scientific Center and World Clean Up Organisation 2022

Kuwait, 25 September 2022: As part of Deliveroo's commitment to supporting the local community, Deliveroo has announced its partnership with The Scientific Center in Kuwait and World Clean Up Organisation 2022 to be part of the voluntary beach cleanup initiative at Al-Blajat Beach on the occasion of International Coastal Cleanup Day.

The beach cleanup took place on Saturday, September 17, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, and was open to everyone who wanted to contribute to environmental sustainability in Kuwait.

This initiative was also attended by one of Deliveroo's sustainable partners, "Elate Tea" where the brand provided refreshments to all participants.

Seham AlHusaini, General Manager of Deliveroo Kuwait, commented: "At Deliveroo, as part of our broader Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) strategy, we aim to incentivise and accelerate new behaviours that will help to deliver lasting, sustainable change in our community.

Our latest initiative is a testament to our belief in the critical role of the private sector in supporting public and individual environmental sustainability efforts. We are delighted with the positive impact of this initiative on our local beaches and volunteers."

Sarah Al Yaqout, Head of Marketing at The Scientific Center, commented: "We are glad to be part of this initiative in collaboration with Deliveroo and World Clean Up Organisation 2022." Sarah added: "Encouraging environmental protection is a top priority for us, leading us to a more sustainable future."

Elate Tea Management commented: ‘’As a local business, we are working to limit our plastic use, and we try and do our best to collect and recycle so that it doesn’t end up as waste. We support Deliveroo's vision in such sustainable initiatives as a step to create a healthy and clean environment.’’

This year, Deliveroo celebrated its third year of business in the Kuwaiti market, delivering hundreds of thousands of meals to hungry customers around the country. Since its launch, Deliveroo has set itself apart with its unbeatable customer service and was recently named the "Best Delivery App" by Service Hero. With exclusive restaurant partners, special offers, and meal deals, Deliveroo is always here to deliver. To keep up with the latest restaurant offers in Kuwait, download the Deliveroo application from the App Store (for iOS devices) and Google Play (for Android devices).

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