On 11 April 2019, INDEVCO Human Resources & Organizational Development (HROD) representatives visited Antonine University campus in Baabda, Lebanon to sign a one-year renewable agreement. As part of the agreement, INDEVCO and Antonine University will exchange expertise between executives, professors and students in the fields of Engineering, Business Administration, Human Resources, and Graphic Design. INDEVCO will offer students workshops, internships, and seminars to enhance and build skills needed in the market. The MoU promotes collaboration between professors and INDEVCO executives on senior research projects and laboratory testing.
INDEVCO engages with universities in Lebanon to empower youth in line with UN Sustainable Development Goal SDG4 (Target 4.4), to help improve relevant skills for employment, decent jobs, and entrepreneurship in line with SDG8 (Target 8.6), and to develop partnerships and programs with educational institutions in line with SDG17 Partnerships.
As a diversified manufacturing group, INDEVCO produces corrugated, paper, and plastic raw materials and packaging, jumbo tissue rolls, consumer and away-from-home disposables, renewable energy solutions, converting machinery, and CNC machined parts. With sustainable development as a major driver, INDEVCO is dedicated to integrating environmental sustainability in its operations, from raw material and energy efficiency to waste management and emission reduction. The group also heavily engages communities and launches social initiatives to address key UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Headquartered in Ajaltoun, Lebanon, INDEVCO employs over 10,000 people in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and the US in nearly 40 manufacturing plants and 40 commercial companies.