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Puneet Anand - Hyundai

Puneet Anand, Asst. VP & Group Head – Corp Affairs & Comm, Hyundai Motors India Ltd. Talks CSR, Road Safety and Electric Cars

Apart from bringing the Korean aesthetic and attention to detail, Hyundai has become synonymous with road safety because of its long-running Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives that revolve around making drives safer. ‘Safe Move’ is one of the key pillars of Hyundai Motor Group’s long-term road-safety CSR initiative across the globe. During the sixth edition...
Sushree Sahu - Humanising Lives

World Mental Health Day 2021: In Conversation with Sushree Sahu, Head of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Humanising Lives

On World Mental Health Day 2021 today, the world will showcase the efforts made in mental health in an unequal world. We spoke to Sushree Sahu from the non-profit organisation Humanising Lives. The NPO believes mental illness favours no colour, no gender – whether biological or preferred, no socio-economic class, no educational background, and...
Sharda Gautam - Tata Trusts

Sharda Gautam from Tata Trusts talks handloom revival

“Handloom is not only the second-largest sector after agriculture in providing livelihood but also the largest unorganized sector in India. However, handloom weavers are drifting away from the sector at an alarming pace. Precious skills of centuries could soon be lost with weavers in rural areas having abandoned the craft for want of proper...
Karan Bagaria - Kemwell

Karan Bagaria, MD, Kemwell talks CSR in Biopharma

Did you know there's a Tibetan Medicine Centre in Bengaluru city established by none other than the Dalai Lama himself? “My grandfather and father were big followers of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. My father had met him during one of his visits to Bengaluru, and that’s when he asked him about setting up...
Manoj Balachandran - IBM

Manoj Balachandran, Head – CSR, IBM India & South Asia discusses AI for social good

Artificial intelligence in agriculture is attracting the attention of technology bigwigs like IBM. At a time when the whole world is disrupted by COVID-19 and social distancing is the norm, electronic mandis, for example, could offer an excellent way for transactions between farmers and customers in the post-COVID world. Manoj Balachandran who heads CSR at...
Dr. Nirmal Gujarathi

Dr Nirmal Gujarathi Talks About Dos and Don’ts of COVID-19 Vaccine

The government of India opened up the vaccination drive for people over the age of 18 for COVID-19 from May 1st 2021. With this, a large number of eligible adults are participating in the world's largest vaccine campaign. Amid this, there are many questions with regards to do's and don’ts of the vaccination drive....
Dr. Nirmal Gujarathi

कोरोना वैक्सीन लगवाने जा रहें हैं? ये जरूर पढ़ें

कोरोना की इस जंग में 1 मई का दिन बहुत ही महत्वपूर्ण है। क्योंकि 18 साल से ज्यादा की उम्र के लोगों को आज 1 मई से टीका लगने की शुरुआत हो चुकी है। टीकाकरण की आज पूरे देश भर में शुरुआत हुई है। बड़े पैमाने पर युवा वर्ग विश्व के सबसे बड़े टीका...

ऑक्सीजन की आखिरी बूंद भी देश के लिए समर्पित – JSPL

पूरे देश भर में ऑक्सीजन की कमी है। कोरोना ने हाहाकार मचा रखा है। एक-एक सांस के लिए लोग आस लगा कर बैठे हैं, लेकिन ऑक्सीजन उन्हें नहीं मिल रहा है। आपातकाल के बीच एक अच्छी खबर उद्योग जगत से आयी है। ऑक्सीजन क्राइसिस में देशभर के कॉर्पोरेट्स आगे आए हुए हैं और बड़े...

On World Water Day, Anjana Ghosh From Bisleri International Talks About Water Conservation and CSR

Bisleri, the leading water bottle brand, firmly believes in responsible business practices. Owing to its contribution to water stress and plastic waste in the environment, it has endeavoured to not only optimise its operations but to do its best to conduct its business in a sustainable manner. Additionally, it has launched several initiatives with...

Women’s Day Special – In conversation with Tina Suzanne George from Muthoot Capital Services and Restart India

“If women are reminded of the fact that they can be and are equally responsible for managing their family finances, it will motivate them to understand finance,” says Tina Suzanne George in an exclusive interview on International Women's Day 2021. The eldest daughter of Thomas George Muthoot, Promoter-Director of Muthoot Pappachan Group, she is...

Akshaya Patra CEO Shridhar Venkat on running the world’s largest NGO school meal programme

The Akshaya Patra Foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2020. It continues to be the world's largest NGO school meal programme, serving hot, nutritious mid-day meals to 1.8 million school children in India every day. Not only does it reach out to kids, but to people in need at large. During the COVID-19 crisis,...

Mr Gurpratap Boparai from ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Talks about CSR’s Role in ImprovingRoad Safety

As per the WHO Global Report on Road Safety 2018, India accounts for almost 11 per cent of road crash-related deaths in the world – the highest among 199 countries followed by China and the US. According to the latest Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) report on Road Crashes in 2019, on...

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