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CSR: Amway India Launches Saksham App for the Visually Impaired

Amway India launched Saksham, a new app for the visually impaired individuals in association with its NGO partner Saksham on the occasion of International...

SPTBI, LoveActually.Me and Adfactors PR announce India’s first incubation programme for divyang

In an initiative to make the Indian Startup Ecosystem more inclusive, Sardar Patel Technology Business Incubator (SPTBI) in collaboration with social platform LoveActually.Me and...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020 – Sightsavers India Film on COVID-19 Response

Sightsavers India, a global development organisation working in India since 1966 to eliminate avoidable blindness, has launched a film highlighting the plight of people...

Microsoft India and NASSCOM Give Catalytic Grants worth Rs. 85 lakh to 11 innovators for PwD

NASSCOM Foundation and Microsoft India in partnership with the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Department of Science & Technology (DST), and ERNET...

CSR arm of Allcargo Logistics delivers financial assistance to 150 visually impaired persons

As the COVID-19 pandemic impact has adversely affected the lives and livelihoods of people from the less privileged sections of society including those with...

Ensuring Accessibility of Social Justice for PwD

The preamble of India states that the constitution of India aims to secure to all its citizens equality of status and of opportunity. Right...

Top CSR Projects for Persons With Disabilities (PwD)

Persons with disabilities (PwDs) in India face discrimination and marginalisation every day. They lack access to essential services and are restricted in movement due...

7 award-winning Indian startups improving lives of Divyang

Whiz kids in India are coming up with new technology to make the lives of the specially-abled smoother and more comfortable. From an electric...

Wheelchair-bound tribal woman becomes entrepreneur and role model

Persons with disabilities often prove to be more than the sum of their parts. 29-year-old Premalata Behera, from a tribal community of Odisha, lives...

CSR: Recruiters cold to differently-abled, only 15% hire from this set

Hiring of differently- or specially-abled professionals by Indian recruiters has still a long way to go, if the recent survey findings by recruitment and...
Pallon Mistry, Director, Shapoorji Pallonji with the team

Shapoorji Pallonji promotes inclusion of a diverse workforce with sports

The Shapoorji Pallonji Group integrated corporate social responsibility and employee engagement to break preconceived ideas about the capabilities of the differently abled, with the...
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A walkathon covering the Earth’s equator

UBM-Informa, a B2B information services group, organised the first Walk the World, the organisation’s flagship annual charity event on March 20 at Marine Drive,...

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