IDS is a "Black Empowered" organization as per the ICT Charter, with 13% Black Ownership. The company has a BBEE Rating of Level 4 based on the Qualifying Small Enterprise scorecard.
The company is supportive of broad-based black economic empowerment in South Africa and achieved the following levels on our qualifying elements:
Enterprise Development – Level 8 (31.2%)
Management Control – Level 2 (99.8%)
Preferential Procurement – Level 2 (93.7%)
Socio-Economic Development – Level 8 (39.6%)
Part of our social responsibility program includes providing IT infrastructure and support to the Johannesburg Society for the Blind in collaboration with ABSA Business Bank.
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