Entries posted on “June, 2011”
Huawei releases 2010 CSR Report, covers India activities

Huawei releases 2010 CSR Report, covers India activities

Huawei actively communicates with customers on energy conservation and environmental protection. A leading telecom solutions provider Huawei released its 2010 corporate social responsibility (CSR) report. The report provides anoverall review of Huawei’s commitments and practices with regard to its corporate social responsibilities, including implementing fair operations, practicing ongoing environmental protection, bridging the digital divide, enhancing […]

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Gautam Thapar sets up Avantha Foundation

Gautam Thapar sets up Avantha Foundation

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Gautam Thapar, Chairman & CEO of the US$ 4 bn Avantha Group has set up the Avantha Foundation, a non-profit organisation focused on development issues. The Avantha Foundation will initially concentrate in the area of health and democratic governance, and partner with multiple stakeholders to implement action programmes in these […]

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National Symposium: NGO Partnership on Disaster Management in New Delhi on 30 June

National Symposium: NGO Partnership on Disaster Management in New Delhi on 30 June

India has witnessed an alarming increase in the magnitude and frequency of natural disasters. Disasters indiscriminately impact all communities and sectors – right from less-privileged sections of society to flourishing business houses. The frequency of their occurrence in India has given rise to a changed and complex dynamic influencing all segments. Businesses in particular are […]

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Corporate social responsibility isn’t charity but survival issue: CEC

Corporate social responsibility isn’t charity but survival issue: CEC

MUMBAI: Chief Election Commissioner SY Qureshi came down heavily on corporate India regarding corporate social responsibility (CSR), saying that “CSR is not charity but a question of your very survival”. CEC S Y Qureshi came down heavily on corporate India regarding CSR, saying that “CSR is not charity but a question of your very survival”. […]

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Making Social Business As an Integral Part of CSR

Making Social Business As an Integral Part of CSR

MUMBAI: “Corporate Social Responsibility” (CSR) has assumed an important role in the corporate world of late. It is often a chance for a corporate to showcase its care and concern for society by addressing various social causes and remedying them. Indeed, many corporates have taken wonderful advantage of acting as caring corporate citizens. The Tata […]

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BG Deshmukh CSR Award for Cummins India

BG Deshmukh CSR Award for Cummins India

MUMBAI: Cummins India has been awarded the BG Deshmukh Award for exhibiting effective corporate social responsibility (CSR) by the Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA).  MCCIA gives the BG Deshmukh award for contribution in terms of social development by corporations ans businessmen. Cummins has been given this award for its work in 3 […]

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Wockhardt Foundation to organize special lecture in Business Management

Wockhardt Foundation to organize special lecture in Business Management

INDIACSR News Network MUMBAI: Wockhardt Foundation is organizing a special lecture by Nobel Peace Laureate & Founder of Grameen Bank Prof Muhammad Yunus to deliver a special lecture on the theme of Social Business. This lecture will be delivered by Prof Yunus on June 28, 2011 through Live Video Conference to students of over 20 […]

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Corporation Bank signs MoU with Commonwealth Secretariat to promote enterprise development

Corporation Bank signs MoU with Commonwealth Secretariat to promote enterprise development

Mangalore: Indian public sector lender Corporation Bank, London-based Commonwealth Secretariat, and four non-government organizations (NGOs) have entered into a memoranda of understanding (MoU) for economic and social inclusion of youth via enterprise development. The MoUs were exchanged among Corporation Bank, Commonwealth Secretariat and all the stakeholders, during the program. Corporation Bank-Commonwealth Secretariat Youth Enterprise Financing […]

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NTPC to set up modern hospital under Mounda Power Project in Nagpur

NTPC to set up modern hospital under Mounda Power Project in Nagpur

NAGPUR: NTPC will set up two 500-MW units under the first phase of its Mouda power project near here by 2012 at an investment of Rs 5,700 crore, Nagpur District Guardian Minister Shivajirao Moghe said. “The first unit will start power generation by March, 2012, while the second unit will be functional by September. The […]

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CSIM to organize conference on CSR and Social Innovations in Hyderabad on June 18

CSIM to organize conference on CSR and Social Innovations in Hyderabad on June 18

HYDERABAD: (CSIM) is organizing a one day conference on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Social Innovation here at Centre for Economic & Social Studies (CESS) Auditorium, Ameerpet, Hyderabad on June 18, 2011, Ms Lakshmi Jahanavi, Event Coordinator of the CSIM informed INDIACSR. Ms Jahanavi said, CSR, as it is referred to frequently, is often perceived […]

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