Consumer goods giant says no to forest destruction
March 21, 2014

Nordic consumer goods giant, Orkla, which also owns Indian brand MTR Foods, committed to remove forest destruction from the palm oil it uses in its products. “This policy…

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Vodafone India unveils sustainability report – 2013
January 16, 2014

The report, ‘Footprints-III’ is the first sustainability report by an Indian telecom company as per latest GRI G4 guidelines. Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers,…

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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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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,…

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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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International partnership formed to improve python trade
December 2, 2013

The ‘Python Conservation Partnership’ between private sector, NGO’s, IGO’s and governmental agencies is a move towards overcoming challenges faced in python trade. The ‘Python Conservation Partnership’, collaboration between…

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Indian 200 Climate Change Report 2013 launched by CDP and Accenture
November 19, 2013

A new report talks about the authoritative evaluation of corporate progress on climate change in India and shows that the companies are largely deploying energy efficiency mechanisms to…

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CDP and Accenture launch India 200 Climate Change Report 2013

The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) and Accenture releases its ‘2013 CDP India 200 Climate Change Report’, highlighting the authoritative evaluation of corporate progress on climate change in India. …

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Lotus Greens strive towards achieving ‘Carbon Neutral’ environment
November 11, 2013

Lotus Greens, plants 21,000 saplings in Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar, Rajasthan under the company’s ‘Green and Sustainability’ initiative. Lotus Greens, a real estate developer in India, set…

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Unilever strives for making sustainable living commonplace
November 5, 2013

Unilever in partnership with the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership is set to find next generation of sustainable living entrepreneurs. A new international awards programme designed to inspire…

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