Entain talks about new initiative “EnTrain”
Entain has launched a new multi-million-pound worldwide initiative to improve access to technology and boost diversity in the division throughout the world.
The initiative, “EnTrain” will significantly touch the lives of more than one million people worldwide both directly and indirectly. The initiative will be completed by 2020, according to the operator. Entain Foundation’s overall commitment is to assist individuals from less privileged backgrounds in the places the company serves around the world.
Jette Nygaard-Anderson, Entain’s chief executive, commented:
“I am adamant that we have a critical role in influencing the next generation to seek professions in technology. Through exposure to academic and practical courses, as well as the technology tools and training necessary to thrive, our new EnTrain project offers a framework to assist.”
Additionally, Entain has shown its impact on society to global communities and how it distributed funding to environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) activities, via releasing a comprehensive Social Impact Report. Entain had announced last year about a Sustainability Charter and a commitment of £100 m (€117 m/$136 m) to ESG efforts over five years.
Entain will release the first set of results from studies of its Advanced Responsibility and Care (ARC) technology-led strategy to customize player protection today (10 November). Trials in the UK began six months ago.
The operator stated that a big accomplishment has now been achieved, with data demonstrating that ARC effectively restricts potentially harmful behaviors among gamers. The results will be highlighted at ‘Entain Sustain,’ a special event in London that will outline the group’s dedication to safer gambling and how the Entain Foundation assists local communities and sports in locations throughout the world.
Nygaard-Anderson mentioned her desire for Entain to become a leader in the vital area of ESG, which will not only help the communities where Entain operates, but also the consumers, employees, and the company overall. She added:
“Our dedication to safer gaming is a critical component of this goal. The results of our ARC studies reveal that the program is generating unparalleled levels of improvement in safety for individuals at risk by leveraging our patented technologies.”