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HDFC 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. In FY2021-22, the state received CSR...
Indian Wetlands

Indian Wetlands Get Globally Listed Under Ramsar Convention

In the day and age where children can name more celebrities and series over fruits and trees, it is not just a necessity but an imperative for us to educate ourselves about the environment and its functionality. So today we pick wetlands, not just because today, 2nd February is observed as World Wetlands Day...

Interim Budget 2024 Key Highlights

Union Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Interim Budget on 1st February, 2024. The Interim Budget talks about expenses and revenues of the Government for a short span in an election year until the formation of a new government through election. The Interim Budget for FY 2024-25 was presented on Thursday ahead of the...
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...
Agriculture and Rural Development Top 3 2023

The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2023: Recognising the top three CSR Projects in Agriculture and Rural Development

The 6th edition of The CSR Journal Excellence Awards is all set to be held on the 9th of December 2023 at the Bombay Stock Exchange in Mumbai. The CSR Journal Excellence Awards aims to honour innovative and best practices in Corporate Social Responsibility, recognising the best practices in six categories. These are Education...
STL Pune

Top CSR Projects in Pune

Pune is close to the nation's financial capital and an emerging hub for business and information technology. This flourishing, culturally rich city belongs to Maharashtra, which is the highest spender for corporate social responsibility in India. Naturally, Pune has a thriving CSR culture. In FY2021-22, Pune received the second-largest share of the amount of the...

Swachh Bharat Mission: 75% Indian villages are now Open Defecation Free Plus

In a major achievement towards sanitation in rural India, at least 75% of the nation’s villages have achieved ODF Plus status under Phase II of Swachh Bharat Mission – Grameen, as declared by Union Minister of Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat. An ODF Plus village is one which has sustained its Open Defecation Free (ODF)...
KISSAN UNNATI at Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan

CSR: Empowering Barley Farmers at Collaborative Farming Program KISSAN UNNATI at Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan

United Breweries Limited (UBL) marked a significant milestone by hosting a farmer-centric engagement event for barley farmers associated with the company in and around Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan. UBL recognizes the intrinsic connection between the brewing industry and the environment, as our products rely heavily on crops and water as primary raw materials. With a commitment...
CSR in Delhi

Top CSR Projects in Delhi

Delhi, as the capital city of India, holds a unique position on the national stage. In the financial year 2022, the Union Territory of Delhi garnered an impressive Rs. 1,158 Crores in CSR funding from 2,089 companies, solidifying its position as a preferred destination for corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives in India. Delhi's appeal...
The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2023 - Applications Open

Applications Now Open for The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2023: Celebrating 10 Years of Recognising Exceptional CSR Initiatives

Mumbai, 8 August 2023 – The CSR Journal is delighted to announce the official opening of applications for The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2023, a momentous event commemorating a decade of dedicated efforts in advancing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in India. Corporations across the nation are invited to participate in this prestigious event and...

National Handloom Day 2023: Why choose handloom clothes

Since 2015, National Handloom Day is observed on 7th August every year with the aim of encouraging artisans and craftsmen, who are keeping India’s rich tradition of artistry and craftsmanship alive. Dating back to 1905, the Swadeshi Movement was launched on 7th August, which had encouraged indigenous industries, particularly handloom weavers. This year marks the...

CSR Spending of Rs. 1271 Cr. in FY 23, Says Mukesh Ambani in Reliance AGM 2023

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...

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