SanDisk wins global award for CSR
February 12, 2014

SanDisk was awarded Golden Peacock Global Award for its commitment and philanthropic support to Corporate Citizenship programme. SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, has won…

read more »
Tags: ,
SAP India helps in skilling of Indian youth
January 29, 2014

As a part of its CSR arm, SAP India is helping local businesses to grow and impart training to youth for better employability. SAP Labs India announced that…

read more »
Tags: , ,
Canon India adopts a village for ‘sustainable development’
January 24, 2014

Canon India spent INR 46.8 lakhs on CSR activities in 2012 and 2013.  Of this amount, INR 18.5 lakhs was spent on ‘Adopt a Village’ project.  To make…

read more »
Tags: , ,
Handbook on Corporate Social Responsibility in India
January 21, 2014

The CSR Handbook is a guidance document which will facilitate development of CSR mandate within organisations and help streamline dialogue within the industry. This handbook begins by building a…

read more »
Tags: , ,
Catalogue of development projects by grassroot NGOs unveiled at CSR-CSO Bridge – 2013

The catalogue of development projects by grassroot NGOs is a compilation of around 150 projects proposed by NGOs working at the grassroots, pan India , which showcase the…

read more »
Tags: , ,
New code on corporate governance based on consultative paper
January 16, 2014

SEBI chairman advised corporate entities for quickly adapting to the changing social and political structures. “The world has changed dramatically in the last five years. There is a…

read more »
Tags: ,
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…

read more »
Tags: , , , ,
ACC bags highest recognition at CII ITC Sustainability Awards

On the CSR front, ACC implements a programme that reaches out to half a million people among its host communities, creating livelihoods, providing health & education. ACC Limited,…

read more »
Tags: , ,
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.…

read more »
Tags: , ,
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.…

read more »
Tags: , , ,