It is scary to wake up to news that talks about your city heading towards a Day Zero. Predictions and analysis of the water crisis in Bangalore paints a very grim picture. A recent study by the Down to Earth magazine published by the CSE shows ‘at least 200 cities across the world are facing a sev
International Women’s day is observed on the 8th March to value women and men’s contribution equally and create a comprehensive culture. The United Nations Charter in 1945, signed the first international agreement to affirm the principle of equality between women and men.
This year with the them
All about World Cancer Day on 4th February
World Cancer Day is observed across the globe to support the goals of the World Cancer Declaration, written in 2008. The initiative aimed at battling cancer is a global event formulated by Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), which combines leadin
HIV/AIDS, a global epidemic that first hit in 1980s, has had scientific community at its wit’s end since then. Since its discovery, HIV/AIDS has claimed more than 35 million lives. In spite of years of research, the epidemic remains incurable.
Quite often, companies undertaking CSR activities in India tend to go overboard in their bid to get featured on the lists of sustainable corporations. But this basic approach is flawed. CSR is more about giving shape to strategies that yield measurable outcomes and lasting impact than anything else.
Violence against women is a scourge on humanity. It is the most pervasive, consistent and destructive human rights abuse in this world. This violence is not endemic to any region, rather it is worldwide phenomenon.
Mankind has developed and witnessed multitudes of advancements, and has come a long way over few thousands years, yet it’s still to overcome the basic challenges posed by unavailability of sanitation facilities to majority of people across globe.
The theme of this year’s World Diabetes Day “Women and Diabetes” reflects on the problems and issues that women with diabetes face. It also highlights the importance of self-management information and affordable life saving diabetes medicines to women living with it in order to strengthen
The enactment of the Companies Act of 2013 has completely transformed the CSR landscape in India. The revolutionary act mandated companies, fulfilling specific criteria, to carry out CSR activities in India.
For the companies venturing into CSR space for the first time, it is important to create a checklist while selecting a best partner from the list of CSR companies in India.
Consumers are increasingly becoming conscious about the degradation of the environment and society around them. The restrictions imposed by modern lifestyle and work requirements have left them unable to register their disapproval through activism and protest.
Exactly a quarter of century ago, United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) through its resolution 47/196 of 22nd December 1992, declared 17th October as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.