- Sustainability has to be built into company ethos: Pilot
Dec 20, 2013
"Poor people are the most affected by environmental degradation," cautioned Sachin Pilot, India’s Minister of Corporate Affairs.
[Sachin Pilot] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [CSR] [South Asia] [India]
- Nonprofits, corporates urged to show mutual respect
Dec 03, 2013
Experts from the corporate world and civil society have urged both the stakeholders to explore CSR partnerships with mutual trust.
[India nonprofits] [Civil society] [India] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia] [Sustainable Development]
- India Inc cannot pursue CSR agenda in isolation: Shaifalika Panda
Jul 29, 2016
Shaifalika Panda, Chief of CSR, Indian Metal & Ferro Alloys (IMFA), and CEO, Bansidhar & Ila Panda Foundation (BIPF), says that companies should realign their CSR agenda to meet the contemporary challenges.
Shaifalika talks to Ashok Kumar for the Social Philanthropy Series on All India Radio's FM Rainbow channel. Excerpts from the interview:
[Corporate governance] [Corporate Sustainability reports] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [India] [CSR]
- L'Oréal's biggest challenge is making 'sustainability desirable'
Feb 25, 2013
Cosmetics giant L'Oréal at a recent conference talked about the need to find a balance between selling its products and making less impact on the environment.
[L'Oréal] [Sustainability] [Environment] [Corporate Social Responsibility]
- HP initiative to deliver e-learning solutions in rural India
Jul 17, 2013
Hewlett Packard (HP) and Liqvid e-learning services collaborate in a unique model to help students and entrepreneurs in rural India.
[South Asia] [India] [Corporate Social Responsibility]
- NFI holds discussion on India’s Companies Bill
Sep 06, 2013
National Foundation for India (NFI) held the discussion with members of civil society, the corporate sector and the government in attendance.
[Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia] [Governance] [India]
- India Inc urged to take CSR activities to rural regions
Nov 29, 2013
O P Rawat, Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises, said that sky was the limit for CSR projects in the field of social welfare.
[Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia] [Civil Society] [India nonprofits] [India social schemes] [Indian NGOs]
- Our mission is to become number one green innovation company: Panasonic India
Jun 27, 2013
Panasonic is known for its green agenda and trying to create awareness about sustainable development. This year, Panasonic India came up with its first sustainability report. Radhika Kalia, Head of Corporate Communications, who also looks after CSR of the company talks about Panasonic’s philosophy and work. Some excerpts from the interview with OneWorld South Asia.
[Panasonic India] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asian University] [India]
- CSR activities should compete with government schemes: IIRD Director
Dec 05, 2013
In an interview with OneWorld South Asia, Dr L C Sharma, Director of Integrated Rural Development (IIRD), said that corporates should be convinced to invest in rural India.
[Corporate Social Responsibility] [Enviornment] [Employment] [South Asia] [Indian NGOs] [India social schemes] [Indian Government]
- Kirloskar Brothers wins the CMO Asia CSR Award
Sep 05, 2013
Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) has been actively involved in corporate social practices and has won a string of awards for its CSR initiatives across various platforms.
[Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia] [India]
- NGOs urged to learn to work with India Inc for CSR
Sep 25, 2013
Experts from the civil society and India Inc stress on the need for making the social sector attractive for youngsters by making it a remunerative sector.
[Civil Society] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia] [Sustainable Development] [Indian NGOs]
- Businesses can’t take things for granted: Dr R K Pachauri
Feb 06, 2014
“The policies we adopt today will have a major impact on businesses in future,” said Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI.
[Delhi Sustainable Development Summit] [TERI] [DSDS 2014] [Corporate Social Responsibility] [South Asia]