Nahdi’s weight management action named ‘Best CSR Impact Initiative’

The awardees in the Ta’atheer Social Impact Awards announced in Dubai recently

NAHDI Medical Company’s weight management program ‘Wazen Hayatak’ has been recognized as the ‘Best CSR Impact Initiative for 2018’ in the Ta’atheer Social Impact Awards announced in Dubai recently.

A pioneer in the healthcare sector, Nahdi organizes the ‘Wazen Hayatak’ program as part of the Nahdi Pharmacy Corporate Social sustainability to encourage the community to transform their routine lifestyle to make it healthy and balanced.

“The award for ‘Wazen Hayatak’ comes as the latest recognition for Nahdi’s CSR initiatives, and reflects the company’s diligent efforts to apply the best international CSR practices to create a healthy society. This is an occasion that further underlines our commitment to realize Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 by empowering people with the capabilities to improve their quality of life through effective health awareness programs,” said Eng. Yasser Joharji, CEO of Nahdi Medical Company.

The ‘Wazen Hayatak’ program focuses on the aspects of nutrition, physical activity and mental health to enable participants of the program achieve a balanced and healthy lifestyle. It helps in weight management in a healthy manner, and enables people with common health disorders to follow a lifestyle to stabilize their health conditions. The program also includes scientific and professional intervention options to modify unhealthy behaviors, apart from providing adequate health and wellness information to encourage people to embrace a healthy lifestyle.

Led by an expert panel of industry leaders and innovators in CSR and the social impact space, the Ta’atheer Social Impact Awards recogni e outstanding achievements that have contributed to the development of social impact and CSR agenda in the Middle East and North Africa region. — SG