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CSR PROFESSIONAL OF THE WEEK #6

“The new CSR law has made a big change, companies are integrating and internalizing CSR into their core business operations. A number of companies have done exemplary work in the area of CSR. The seed for undertaking socially-responsible initiatives have already been sown amongst the business enterprises.” –DR K.K. UPDHYAY Dr K.K. Upadhyay is currently Advisor with National Skills Foundation of India. He has over three decades ofexperience across government, not-for-profits and corporates. He has pioneered several innovative successful models that exist in the development sector today; including Mother Dairy Fruits and Vegetable – “Safal”; an integrated rural water supply,...

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Toyota’s human development approach to upscale “SKILL INDIA”

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM), on September 18 chaired a valedictory function organized to mark the culmination of ‘Toyota Tantrajna’, a unique skill development project initiated in association with the Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC). Instituted in continuation to the automaker’s commitment to enhance the quality in skill development imparted to the youth in India, the program aims to increase employment opportunities in the Automotive Sector for underprivileged youth from both rural and urban, between the age group of 18-25...

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Find sustainable, cost-effective solutions

CSR has the potential to make a significant contribution towards the development agenda of India not just by bringing financial resources but also offering technology, skills and management practices to the development sector. By Meenakshi Batra   Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in India has opened up new sets of opportunities for India’s citizens, businesses and not-for-profit sector. Newer forms of partnerships have emerged between corporates and the not-for-profit sector, coming together to address complex challenges of our society. Corporates are increasingly taking keen interest to understand the complexities of our social development problems and the not-for-profit sector is also...

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Banega Swachh India Campaign in association with UP government launch Hygiene E Curriculum across 70 schools in Noida

As part of its nationwide hygiene and sanitation campaign Dettol BanegaSwachh India, RB India and Noida District Administration have joined hands to launch Hygiene Curriculum in 70 public schools across the city of Noida. The Curriculum was unveiled by Noida MLA Pankaj Singh and was represented by senior dignitaries from Noida District Administration, Hygiene Council of India, Aga Khan Foundation, RB and Jagran...

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