CSR activities can help in achieving MDGs: Tharoor
January 3, 2014

The Companies Act-2013 is a unique attempt to allow the private sector to complement government efforts for achieving the MDGs, said Shashi Tharoor, India’s Minister of State for…

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CSR activities should compete with government schemes: IIRD Director

In an interview with OneWorld South Asia, Dr L C Sharma, Director of Integrated Rural Development (IIRD), said that corporates should be convinced to invest in rural India.…

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GRI Guidelines are the global standard for sustainability reporting: KPMG survey
December 19, 2013

According to the KPMG survey of Corporate Responsibility Reporting 2013, Global Reporting Initiative’s Sustainability Reporting Guidelines are used as a global standard for sustainability reporting by many companies.…

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Long way for Indian CSR to match upto global best practices
November 27, 2013

Very few companies carry out a need assessment or track and monitor the progress or impact of their CSR activities, says report. A recent report by National Foundation…

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National Consultation on Evolving Dimensions of Social Accountability in the Voluntary Sector
November 12, 2013

The consultation deliberated on various topics including Governance of NGOs, Financial Management related aspects of NGOs, Financial Monitoring & Reporting and Legal aspects. Credibility Alliance, an organisation accrediting…

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IICA National Workshop on Corporate Governance
November 7, 2013

The School of Corporate Governance and Public Policy is organizing a national, two-day, Residential Workshop for Research Scholars on Corporate Governance Practices in India: Retrospect and Prospects, on…

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Deloitte Netherlands to launch next generation GRI guidelines
November 4, 2013

The next generation of the Global Reporting Initiative’s Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, G4, will be launched in Netherlands on November 7.   The local launch event, hosted and sponsored…

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CII-ITC centre and IIRC to promote integrated reporting framework
October 29, 2013

The CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development has joined hands with The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) to promote integrated reporting framework for corporates in India. The…

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BG Deshmukh Corporate Social Responsibility Excellence Award for Cummins India
October 21, 2013

For its outstanding contribution towards social development and undertaking various CSR initiatives, Cummins India, has been awarded BG Deshmukh CSR Excellence Award at a recent award ceremony held…

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Microsoft ranks high on Corporate reputation: CSR RepTrak® 100
October 18, 2013

The 2013 Global CSR RepTrack 100, has named Microsoft as one of the top company with best CSR reputation joined by Walt Disney Company, Google and BMW. According…

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