Ukhuni is committed to empowerment and is a
Level 1 contributor with more than 51% Black ownership.
Ukhuni is recognised as an empowering Supplier, with recognised Procurement Recognition Levels of 135% which entitles clients to claim 135% of their spend towards their empowerment preferential procurement score. Verification is conducted annually by EVS (Express Verification Services).
Ukhuni actively practices:
- Preferential procurement by sourcing goods and services from certified empowered suppliers.
- Skills development, including on-the-job, functional and life skills to facilitate personal growth and the consequential improvement in quality of life.
- Ukhuni’s has invested substantial funds on sustainable enterprise development since 2011. Thusong and Modjadji are two SMEs which have benefited as a result of Ukhuni’s advisory and financial support.
- Socio economic development of underprivileged communities through the ongoing Ukhuni HOPE initiative.