CSR Awards 2015
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IndiaCSR Awards: Essar Foundation Felicitated with Best CSR Project in Education

IndiaCSR Awards: Essar Foundation Felicitated with Best CSR Project in Education

Project Indradhanush directly addresses the immediate need of alternate and improved learning system for middle school in the region. This program focuses exclusively on ensuring that the basic fundamentals of Science and Mathematics sink into the minds of the students so well that they are able to match skills of the best in the world. […]

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Careers in CSR By Rusen Kumar

Careers in CSR By Rusen Kumar

By Rusen Kumar CSR is essentially a concept whereby companies decide voluntarily to contribute to a better society and a cleaner environment. Companies consider themselves as an integral part of the society and act in a socially responsible way. Till very recently it was viewed as philanthropic activity indulged into only when the firms were […]

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Corporate India Awakens to Sexual Harassment Threat

Corporate India Awakens to Sexual Harassment Threat

According to the survey, 40% of the respondents were yet to train their Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) members, although the Act specifically mandates this, 35% of the respondents were unaware of the penal clause for non-compliance with laws relating to how ICCs should be constituted, 44% of the respondents’ organizations did not display the penal […]

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Bribery and Corruption Continue their rampage

Bribery and Corruption Continue their rampage

80% of respondents state that bribery and corrupt practices happen widely in business, 66% state that some form of bribery is ‘justifiable’, 59% claim that companies often report their financial performance as better than it is IndiaCSR News Network Businesses today are operating in a volatile environment, while simultaneously battling market pressures to thrive in […]

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Achieving the objective of Swachh and Swastha Bharat By Lalit Varshney

Achieving the objective of Swachh and Swastha Bharat By Lalit Varshney

By Dr Lalit Varshney The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi launched the “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” on 2 October, 2014 to fulfil Mahatma Gandhi’s vision of Clean India. He said that Swachh Bharat would make a significant impact on public health, and in safeguarding income of the poor, ultimately contributing to the national economy. As a part of […]

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National Litigation Policy Aims to Make Government as an Efficient and Responsible Litigant

National Litigation Policy Aims to Make Government as an Efficient and Responsible Litigant

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Minister for Law and Justice DV Sadananda Gowda has said that the National Litigation Policy, 2015 aims to suggest mechanism to reduce the Government litigation and to make Government as an Efficient and Responsible litigant. He was responding to concerns of the Members of the Consultative Committee of the […]

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The President’s estate to become 100 % Wi-Fi from Today

The President’s estate to become 100 % Wi-Fi from Today

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI:  President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate 24 Hot Spots with 30 Wi-Fi access points in the President’s Estate at a function on 22 May 2015 morning in the presence of Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister of Communications and Information Technology, R S Sharma, Secretary, D/o Electronics & IT and Smt. Shefali […]

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CSR is Celebration For A Cause By Ankita Shreeram

CSR is Celebration For A Cause By Ankita Shreeram

By Ankita Shreeram Imagine spending the company’s annual day celebrations at an orphanage, singing and dancing with kids who are ecstatic at your presence, rather than doing the usual party drill at a hotel! For a long time, CSR was a strictly budgeted and compartmentalized activity with most employees not even aware of what noble causes […]

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Google Gives $500,000 Towards child Safety Campaigns Promotions

Google Gives $500,000 Towards child Safety Campaigns Promotions

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Google has announced support to three Non-profits in India, with $500,000 in grants to promote child safety campaigns. With the grant, Google aims to support nonprofits with smart applications of technology, and help scale initiatives aimed towards child safety programs and campaigns in India. The three short listed nonprofits have […]

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Jubilant Bhartia- Schwab Foundation Announces Opening of ‘Social Entrepreneur of The Year’ Award

Jubilant Bhartia- Schwab Foundation Announces Opening of ‘Social Entrepreneur of The Year’ Award

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Jubilant Bhartia Foundation and Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship have  announced the  Opening of ‘Social Entrepreneur of the Year’ Award for 2015 for India. Applicants are invited to participate and share their innovation. The deadline for receiving first round applications is May 31, 2015. Finalists will be selected following an […]

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  • indiacsr: I want to participate in the programme. Kindly send me detail.