ACC Limited has a significant contribution in promoting sustainable development in its project areas. It has equally focused on contemporary health issues related with HIV/AIDS and the waste management.
ACC Ltd. has a number of CSR initiatives to meet its goal of sustainable development. It has launched a Sustainable Community Development programme for those living near Wadi Plant in Karnataka in partnership with Development Alternatives, a reputed NGO. The time-bound plan spread over 3 years targets the building of local institutional and human capacities, creation of local enterprise-based livelihoods, healthier habitats with adequate community physical infrastructure, household services and village institution buildings.
ACC’s effort to participate in the national effort against HIV/AIDS included the establishment of a treatment center at Wadi, and partnership with Christian Medical College, Vellore both of which address the challenges in the two states where this virus is most prevalent. Some its significant achievements are promotion of nationwide services in Waste Management, and the commissioning of a Wind Farm in Tamil Nadu.
SOURCE: KPMG INDIA