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CSR in Tripura

Top CSR Projects in Tripura

Tripura is among the fastest-developing states in North East India despite being the third-smallest in size. Home to a diverse population including various ancient tribes, it has vast reservoirs of oil and natural gas. Tripura’s forest resources include bamboo, medicinal herbs and wood, which are being utilised for setting up of forest-based industries. Although...
HDFC Parivartan - Bihar

Top CSR interventions in Bihar

CSR in Bihar needs a lift from India Inc. The third-largest state in India, Bihar boasts rich cultural ties and houses ancient places of worship for Buddhists, Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. However, unemployment is rampant in Bihar. Its fertile plains stand on the lower rungs of corporate social responsibility, with spends amounting to merely...
CSR in Haryana

Top Initiatives for CSR in Haryana

Haryana had made notable strides in food production during the Green Revolution era. However, this led to problems in the state such as declining resource base, soil degradation, hydrological imbalances and poorer biodiversity. Corporate social responsibility has tackled these issues through strategic programmes. The most successful programmes on CSR in Haryana have improved rural...

The ultimate report on CSR of ITC Limited

As part of our #LetsTalkCSR series doing a deep dive into social initiatives by top corporates, let's explore the CSR of ITC. The Group headquartered in Kolkata sits proudly on our list of top companies for CSR in 2020. Another report by Goodera ranked ITC Limited as the 7th largest spender on Corporate Social Responsibility...

The Definitive CSR Report of Reliance Industries Ltd

Reliance Industries Limited. (RIL) has been one of the largest companies in India for the better part of the last two decades. It leads the corporate world in net profits every year. As CSR in India is mandatory as per the Companies Act 2013, The CSR Journal in its #LetsTalkCSR series is evaluating the...
Field training of FPC members by Corteva Agriscience trainer and government official

CSR: Corteva Agriscience Establishes an Ecosystem of Farmer Producer Organizations to Help Women Farmers Become Self-Reliant

Corteva Agriscience, the global agriculture company is working towards establishing an ecosystem of Farmer Producer Organizations (FPO) in multiple states across India including Madhya Pradesh (MP) and Bihar. The company is focused on promoting agri-entrepreneurship, especially for women, by supporting seven FPOs in the districts of MP. This includes training on agricultural methods, providing...
FMC Science Leaders Scholarship

Science Leaders Scholarship Programme by FMC Corporation to promote agricultural research

FMC Corporation announced that it will launch a multi-year scholarship programme in major agricultural schools across eight states in India in April 2021. The FMC Science Leaders Scholarship Programme is aimed at creating greater opportunities for aspiring scientists to develop their aptitude in agricultural research. Every year, 20 scholarships will be awarded to 10 students...
Madhya Pradesh

Top CSR Projects in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is host to various energy and manufacturing companies. Singrauli in MP is emerging as India’s Energy capital. The region was earlier known as Shringavali, named after the sage Shringi, and covered with dense forests and inhabited by wild animals. On 24 May 2008, the Madhya Pradesh government declared Singrauli its 50th district...
Bajaj Auto CSR - Hamaara Sapna

The Complete Bajaj Auto CSR Report

Easily in the top tier family-run Indian businesses, the Bajaj Group has a diverse footprint. The group has made its mark in the steel, finance, insurance, white goods and automobile sectors. 1. About the company The popular “Hamara Bajaj” slogan has given way to “World’s Favourite Indian” for the group’s flagship company Bajaj Auto but Indian...
Jaipur

Top CSR projects in Jaipur

Pink City Jaipur is also the largest city in Rajasthan. In 2015, Jaipur was conferred the title of the World Craft City by the World Crafts Council, becoming the only city in the world to have received the title for multiple crafts. Jaipur, in particular, and Rajasthan in general, has seen some successful crafts-based...
Odisha csr

Top CSR Projects in Odisha

Odisha drew corporate investment worth over 40,000 crores in 2019-20 but saw the lowest corporate social responsibility spends ever. Data from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs shows that CSR spending in the State for 2019-20 was merely Rs. 215 crore, the lowest sum since the mandate came into effect in 2014-15. Just the previous...
TKM Karnataka

Top Companies for CSR in Karnataka

The State government of Karnataka has expressed the desire to use CSR funds to upgrade the state’s health and medical education infrastructure and services. The Health Department of the government of Karnataka has set up a CSR committee headed by Geetanjali Kirloskar (part of the Kirloskar Group), to oversee this. The Health and Medical...

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