SPOTLIGHT

Bringing entrepreneurship to the doorstep of farmers
21 May 2013

Laxmi Prakash Semwal, Chairman of Shri Jagdamba Samiti (SJS), a Rishikesh-based NGO, believes that a business-driven model can not only empower marginalised farmers but can also promote sustainable socio-economic development. OneWorld South Asia speaks to the man behind the apple project in Uttarakhand. Excerpts from the interview. OneWorld South Asia:…

NEWS

Building back flood ravaged Kashmir through CSR
20 Apr 2015

Businesses cannot be successful when the society around them fails, says Shallu Jindal, Co-Chairperson of the JSPL Foundation. New Delhi: Frequent flooding in the valley…

Mumbai’s largest slum set to make Net gain
16 Apr 2015

Gone are the days when NGOs only did social work and business houses only did money making activity, said Megha Gupta, founder of Dharavimarket.com. New…

PEOPLE SPEAK

India has a great culture of social entrepreneurship: Antonella Vischer
13 Aug 2013

Antonella Notari Vischer, Director of Geneva-based philanthropic organisation, The Womanity Foundation, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, said that…

Weaving the road to women empowerment
30 Apr 2013

Sally Holkar, founder of Women Weave, an NGO working to empower women from the marginalised sections, says that the occupation…

Case Studies

TCS promotes good governance in MP
01 Apr 2013

MPOnline is a public-private partnership model that has contributed significantly to improve the delivery of…

Corporate Social Responsibility in agri-food sectors
01 Apr 2013

There is a crucial need to promote the agri-food sector and its concerned stakeholders like…

Resources

Fairtrade Foundation extends supply chain to benefit small farmers
17 Feb 2013

A new report shows how Fairtrade Foundation’s expansion…

LISTEN
Social Justice Philanthropy (Hindi)
25 Sep 2013

The third episode of special radio series on Social Justice Responsibility addresses issues like philanthropy…