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Prevention is a Proactive Mindset – Role and Responsibility of Corporate India

‘Prevention is better than cure'. This is a timeless expression used by governments, companies, parents and countless others to emphasize the importance of putting adequate measures in place that can stop an unfortunate event from occurring rather than having to deal with the consequences of the event. However, a quick glance at the programmatic...
Aditi Mallya, EuroSchool Airoli

Gen Zers from Euroschool Airoli raise Rs. 25 lakhs for women’s hygiene kits

In their bid to be responsible citizens, Euroschool Airoli students have raised Rs. 25 lakh for hygiene kits through crowdfunding. A group of 14 to 17 year old students from the school participated in this campaign, which ended successfully on 18 April 2021. This student initiative will benefit around 8500 girls and women in...
Disney CSR

The Definitive Disney Global CSR Report

The Walt Disney Company has strategically implemented an organizational structure that accelerates growth in the dynamic direct-to-consumer space. Today, the company is a leading diversified global family entertainment and media enterprise that includes parks, experiences and products; Disney media & entertainment distribution; and three Content Groups—studios, general entertainment and sports. 1. CSR at Disney Consumers are...
Bhuyash

Tata Trusts is tackling congenital heart disease in children from Chhattisgarh

Nine-year-old Bhuyash lives in Durg, Chhattisgarh. He had developed a bad cough and cold when he was one-and-half years old, and an investigation had shown a serious complication. Bhuyash was one of India’s 200,000 children to be born with congenital heart disease (CHD). He needed surgery that would cost lakhs of rupees, and the...
nano entrepreneurs

CSR: Home Credit partners with SEWA Bharat to restore livelihoods of women nano entrepreneurs

Home Credit India, an Indian arm of the international consumer finance provider committed to driving financial inclusion, in partnership with SEWA Bharat has launched a livelihood project for nano entrepreneurs. Who is a nano entrepreneur? Nano entrepreneurs refer to individuals who start their venture with very little capital. In line with Home Credit’s bandwagon to drive Financial...
Telangana

Top CSR Projects in Telangana

Telangana is the youngest state in India, formed in the year 2014. It's a hotspot for tourists since its hospitality and multicultural society are world-famous. Hyderabad, the capital city of this state is the fifth largest city in India and home to some of India's best educational institutions, public sector and software companies, defence...
teenage girls - reproductive health

Investing in the Reproductive Health of Young Girls

Adolescence is a tender age in a youth’s life where there are many physical, mental and emotional changes. A transitional stage for growth, learning and development, it prepares teens for the next crucial phase of life: adulthood. Unfortunately, adolescents, who make up for one-sixth of the world’s population and account for 6% of the global...
Malnutrition in India

Importance of First 1000 Days in Mitigating Malnutrition among Children

Child mortality and child survival in India have improved over years because of the focused attention and investment by the government of India. The National Nutrition Strategy (2017) and Poshan Abhiyaan launched on March 8, 2018, has triggered Anganwadi Centers across India to make the abhiyaan a Jan Andolan (people’s movement) and has been...
Vestige

Vestige CSR initiative ‘Let’s Talk. Period.’ broadcasts women’s success stories every month

To enable dialogue around women’s issues, Vestige, announced a year-long campaign called ‘Let’s Talk. Period’. The CSR initiative was launched on the occasion of the International Women’s Day celebrations on March 8, 2021. In its next phase, the campaign is going to take a leap forward to bring more women within its ambit. Through this...
Safe Motherhood

National Safe Motherhood Day 2021 – Government Interventions for Safe Motherhood in India

India is one of the most high-risk places in the world to give birth, accounting for 12% of total maternal deaths worldwide. Most of these maternal deaths are preventable provided that the pregnant women have access to healthcare solutions to prevent or manage complications. In order to address the issues around safe motherhood, April...
Amway national webinar

CSR: Amway hosts national webinar on childhood malnutrition

FMCG direct selling company Amway India celebrated World Health Day with a national webinar on building a better tomorrow with a focus on nutrition in children. Organized in association with its NGO partner SRF Foundation, the virtual platform brought together policy experts, subject-matter experts, and industry leaders to discuss current challenges and opportunities in...
Her&Now

GIZ’s Her&Now Project partners with Mann Deshi Foundation to support women entrepreneurs

In its silver jubilee year now, the Mann Deshi Foundation has been working for the empowerment of women in rural as well as urban areas. The Foundation works towards making women entrepreneurs financially literate and provides them business training in order to help them start their own businesses. Mann Deshi Foundation’s new partnership with GIZ...

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