The growth of CSR programmes has the potential to help both businesses and society if the corporations can make their CSR activities a core part of their business strategy and company culture.
The workshop was curated by NextGen as a platform for corporates and implementing agencies to understand the avenues for CSR partnership in the renewable space.
This conclave is first of the many initiatives that TOI/ ET CSR will be engaged in towards fighting the problem of drug abuse in India.
Adolescent girls in the Mumbai slum of Dharavi are battling the daily challenges they face, one mobile app at a time.
The state has signed 2,594 memoranda of understanding across various sectors such as energy, real estate, textiles, MSMEs, IT and ITeS, tourism, ports, retail, medical and skill development, among others.
As part of its CSR efforts, Toyota will be setting up village sanitation projects in Karnataka and is working in UP and Bihar on safe drinking water.
Confirming the move, Arundhati Bhattacharya said, "CSR activity is a very important activity for us. To give it a sharper focus, we have decided to float a separate entity."
Amit Kumar, a civil engineer, moved from the hardcore construction sector to work with Maruti in its CSR infrastructure projects.
Mukherjee was speaking at the 'National CSR Summit - Partnering the National Agenda' organised by industry body CII here.
JSPL's CSR programme is Kishori Express - an adolescent anaemia control drive on wheels for timely detection and rectification of anaemia among adolescent girls.
SustainEarth supplies biogas systems and Sickle works on improving conventional farming through innovative appliances.
The pact was signed by A Satynarayana (officiating), Asset Manager, and B Venkatesh Kumar, Director National CSR Hub (TISS), in Godavari Bhavan.
Arun Jaitley on Friday informed Parliament the responsibility of monitoring the implementation of CSR policy lies with the board of concerned company.
Anandiben Patel today announced that state-based companies would have to deposit two per cent of their CSR budget to the state govt.
These funds were spent by the companies on various social initiatives of the government and NGOs.
High level committee would work on a framework for assessing the CSR works, including money spent on such activities, by corporates.
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