DOING WELL BY DOING GOOD – Mapping the CSR Space in India | The Knowledge Report: Consultivo
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The Knowledge Report prepared on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on Mapping the CSR Space in India is based on the analysis study with the objective to understand the CSR space in India.
he ICC-Consultivo knowledge report on “DOING WELL BY DOING GOOD – Mapping the CSR Space in India” was unveiled at the first ever Social Impact Award & Summit by Kaushik Sinha (VP & Head CSR, Magma Fincorp Ltd.), Saikat Basu (CEO & Chief Mentor, Consultivo), Ashwini Saxena (Chief Operation Officer, JSW Foundation), Naresh Tyagi (Chief Sustainability Officer, Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd.), Anurag Pratap (Digital Inclusion Leader, Capegemini India), Rajiv Williams (Corporate Head – CSR, Jindal Stainless Ltd. Group) on 11 January 2019 at The Park Hotel, Kolkata.
This CSR summit is a flagship initiative of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) with Consultivo as knowledge partner to recognize the excellence & contribution of the organisations in the sphere of social investment, CSR and sustainability for the year 2017-2018. (Check out the event)
Social Responsibility of Business has empowered companies to leverage the corporate resources at their disposal to do good. Consultivo with its team prepared this knowledge report on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) through research, study & analysis, focusing on the journey of Indian Corporates, NGOs & Implementing Agencies towards strategic approach on their CSR initiatives, CSR Impacts and the process of empowerment of Indian society.
Launch of Knowledge Report: (L-R) Kaushik Sinha, Saikat Basu, Ashwini Saxena, Naresh Tyagi, Anurag Pratap, Rajiv Williams
The knowledge report on Mapping the CSR Space in India is based on the analysis study with the objective to understand the CSR space in India in terms of legislative compliance, developmental initiatives with reference to respective thematic areas and alignment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
This study analyses the aspects related to Corporate Social Responsibilities in India such as policy, committee, director’s reports, annual disclosure and spends of companies as on 31 March 2018. Various case studies have been discussed in the report which shows that the organizations are actively contributing towards India’s demographic social development by investing in CSR which is a part of inclusive growth, both for the organisation and the society.
The key intention is to encourage social & sustainable development through knowledge & learning. The ICC Social Impact Award & Summit provided a platform for both knowledge sharing and engaging with the Corporates, NGOs and Implementing Agencies in order to recognize & encourage them for the exemplary work done in their respective fields of operation through CSR Projects at a pan India level.
Consultivo is a management advisory and consulting firm helping global businesses in the areas of Sustainability, Business Excellence & Risk Management – both in strategic and operational levels.
As an Independent and CSR Consultant in India, Consultivo offers CSR Strategy Consulting, Baseline Survey, Stakeholder Mapping, CSR Monitoring and Evaluation, CSR Impact Assessment, SROI and CSR Reporting.
The Indian Chamber of Commerce, or ICC as it is popularly known, is the premier body of business and industry in India. The membership of the Chamber comprises several of the largest corporate groups in the country, with business operations all over the country and abroad.
One of the most pro-active Chambers in India, the ICC has been privileged to interact and host several of the esteemed Indian Presidents and Prime Ministers in the past. With over eighty years of service to the nation, the ICC retains the character of being the premier Chamber with senior Indian industry leaders forming the core of its Executive Committee or the Governing Board of the Chamber. Its enlightened leadership and membership has enabled the ICC to move ahead and respond proactively to the dynamic changes that have taken place in the world order and with a vision for the future.