Fifth Version of The CSR Journal Excellence Awards to be hosted on twenty fifth February

Fifth Version of The CSR Journal Excellence Awards to be hosted on twenty fifth February

The CSR Journal Excellence Awards proudly steps into its fifth yr this time with ‘India First’ as its theme. We at The CSR Journal goal to inspire, encourage and encourage corporates and different industrial ventures as-well-as our residents to return ahead and do one thing for the good thing about the society and our fellow residents, particularly  marginalised, underprivileged and susceptible. The CSR Journal Excellence Awards is a platform to encourage extra such company & citizen socialinitiatives which can assist in bringing a few optimistic social change. We hope that this may multiply with a snowball impact in order that 10 noble initiatives at present can encourage a 100 tomorrow.

The fifth version of The CSR Journal Excellence Awards is all set to be held on 25 February 2023, on the Nationwide Inventory Trade in Mumbai. The Honourable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Eknath Shinde, will probably be gracing the occasion as our Chief Visitor this yr.

Shri. Uday Samant, Minister For Industries, Authorities of Maharashtra, and Shri. Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minister for Forests, Cultural Affairs, Fisheries, Authorities of Maharashtra, are our Friends of Honour for the night.

The Excellence Awards 2022 goals to honour revolutionary and finest practices within the sphere of company social duty, recognising one of the best practices in 5 classes. These are Schooling & Ability Coaching, Ladies Empowerment & Baby Welfare, Surroundings, Agriculture & Rural Growth and Well being & Sanitation.

Following are the highest nominees in every class (Organisation; Undertaking Title) for this yr:

Schooling & Ability Coaching

IndusInd Financial institution Restricted — Prarambhik Bhasha Shikshan Karyakram (PBSK) / Early Language Studying (ELL) on Haryana
Jindal Metal and Energy — Asha the Hope – an initiative to empower Divyangjan
Dabur India Restricted — Faculty Help Programme – ‘Adarsh Pathshala – Ek Nai Pahal’

Ladies Empowerment & Baby Welfare

Parexel Worldwide (India) Non-public Restricted (A part of Parexel International)— DISHA
Vedanta Restricted— Nand Ghar
Nationwide Mineral Growth Company Restricted – Balika Shiksha Yojana


Indian Oil Company Restricted – 5 Tons Per Day Cattle Dung to Biogas Plant at Gorakhnath Temple, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
Tata Capital Monetary Companies Restricted – Local weather Motion – Water Safety and Renewable Vitality
Sterlite Applied sciences Restricted— Holistic Water Program

Agriculture & Rural Growth

Grasim Industries Restricted (a flagship firm of Aditya Birla Group)— Making certain Sustainable Livelihoods by way of Finest Practices
SBI Basis— SBI Youth for India Fellowship Programme
Nayara Vitality Restricted— Gramsamruddhi

Well being & Sanitation

GAIL (India) Restricted— Arogya
PVR Restricted— Protected Centres Programme
Gland Pharma Restricted and its CSR wing Gland-Fosun Basis (a Public Charitable Belief of Gland Pharma Restricted)— Well being Plan for Socio-Economically Challenged Youngsters

The CSR Journal acquired a file variety of functions in every of those classes, out of which the above top-3 nominations had been shortlisted by the Indian Institute of Expertise – Bombay, our Data Associate for The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2022. For the ultimate spherical, the esteemed Jury Members accountable to look at and declare the winner, first runner-up and second runner-up, are –

Schooling & Ability Coaching

J.S. Saharia, IAS (Retd.), former-State Election Commissioner, Maharashtra, former-Chief Secretary, Authorities of Maharashtra&Chairman, ISHAD
Ranjitsinh Disale, Educationist, Winner, International Trainer Prize (2020) & Advisor, The World Financial institution
Abhay Ojha, Chief Enterprise Officer, Zee Media

Ladies Empowerment & Baby Welfare

Yashasvi Yadav, IPS, Particular IGP, Maharashtra Cyber Division
Nidhi Chaudhary, IAS, Joint Commissioner, Gross sales Tax
Reena Jha Tripathi, IRS, Chief Commissioner of Earnings Tax-1, Mumbai, Mumbai Area


Prof. Bakul Rao, Centre for Expertise Alternate options for Rural Areas , IIT-Bombay
R. A. Rajeev, IAS (Retd.), former-Metropolitan Commissioner, MMRDA, Mumbai & Director, City World Consulting
Shankar Deshpande, Chief, City & Nation Planning Division at Mumbai Metropolitan Area Growth Authority & Director, MMR-EIS

Agriculture & Rural Growth

Prof. Surinder Singh Jodhka, Centre for the Examine of Social Programs, Faculty of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru College
Sumit Kumar, IRS, Commissioner, Earnings Tax, Kanpur
Vishwanath Giriraj, IAS (Retd.), former-Chairman, Fifth State Finance Fee, Maharashtra & present, Chief Govt Officer, Maharashtra Bamboo Promotion Basis

Well being & Sanitation

Dr Bhaskar Chatterjee, IAS (Retd.), Previously, Director Common & CEO, Indian Institute of Company Affairs, Ministry of Company Affairs, New Delhi.
Dr Rajendra Bharud, IAS, Commissioner, Tribal Analysis & Coaching Institute
Ajit Kumar Jain, IAS (Retd.), former-State Data Commissioner, Maharashtra, former Addtl. Chief Secretary, Govt. of Maharashtra & presently the Chairman and Managing Director of ERAF – Environmental Analysis Basis

This yr, The CSR Journal’s Particular Commendation Award in Company Social Duty will probably be awarded to:

Capgemini Expertise Companies India Restricted
Castrol India Restricted
Coca-Cola India Non-public Restricted
Dell Worldwide Companies India Pvt. Ltd.
L&T Expertise Companies
Mahindra & Mahindra Monetary Companies Restricted
Sanofi India Restricted
SBI Common Insurance coverage Firm Restricted
Schaeffler India
TATA Energy
United Breweries Restricted

The CSR Journal is happy to announce a particular class of awardees:

This yr, Dr. Abhay Bang and Dr. Rani Bang, Founder & Director, Society for Schooling, Motion, and Analysis in Neighborhood Well being, from Gadchiroli, Maharashtra, will probably be honoured with ‘The CSR Journal Lifetime Achievement Award – 2022’.

The CSR Journal Award for Excellence in Future Management – 2022 will probably be coffered upon Shri. Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minister of Forests, Cultural Affairs and Fisheries, Authorities of Maharashtra.

Patna-based Khan Sir who enjoys a fan following on social media as a digital educator, will probably be honoured with ‘The CSR Journal Youth Icon Award – 2022’.

The influencer and actor Prajakta Koli will probably be felicitated with ‘The CSR JournalInfluencing Youth Icon Award – 2022’.

Muthoot Finance Restricted’s challenge Cup of Life – a Guinness World Document marketing campaign, will probably be recognised with The CSR Journal’s Innovation and Company Management in Healthcare Award

Buddies Union for Energizing Lives College will probably be recognised with The CSR Journal’s Skilling for Capability Constructing & Livelihood Technology Award 2022 for his or her devoted efforts in the direction of vocational training in India

“Over the previous one yr, CSR investments and initiatives have recalibrated itself to handle and transfer past the fault traces induced by the COVID- 19 pandemic. The fifth version of The CSR Journal Excellence Awards, marks an essential milestone within the journey we embarked upon in 2016. The expertise, assist and cooperation of varied stakeholders, companions and most significantly, our readers have made the Excellence Awards encourage much-needed initiatives and inclusive and revolutionary practices amongst corporates in addition to residents. This yr, our partnership with the Indian Institute of Expertise Bombay has efficiently processed and evaluated a file variety of functions for the Excellence Awards 2022. I prolong my honest because of our closing spherical jury that has made doable the completion of the analysis course of for the awards this yr. We’re honoured to have the Nationwide Inventory Trade, Mumbai as our Trade Associate this yr. The primary of its variety gathering on the NSE will proceed this journey and construct on our imaginative and prescient of making a repository of finest practices and probably the most clear and rigorous mechanism for analysis of social influence within the nation,” stated Amit Upadhyay, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of The CSR Journal.

Dr Shrikant Shinde, Member of Parliament, Kalyan Constituency, Maharashtra, will probably be honoured with the ‘Management for Social Change Award’, for his contribution to social work within the state and for leaving a mark as one of many youngest leaders in India.

“Social duty is on the core constructing a reliable and peaceable society. In a rustic corresponding to India, the place disparities between rural and concrete India and inside these two are so stark, particular person and collective motion must take the lead, other than the welfare efforts and initiatives of governments. A key space in that is to entry data and bridging the hole between totally different stakeholders by bringing them on a standard platform. Via Excellence Awards, The CSR Journal has been efficiently rising on this path, making a platform the place a various group of individuals and organisations come collectively to know, be taught and replicate on one another’s social sector journeys. The CSR Journal has set a benchmark in bringing to the fore voices and improvements of residents and corporates that has knowledgeable and guided a number of others to be taught and replicate on experiences in an goal and factual method,” shared Dr Shrikant Shinde.

The CSR Journal Excellence Awards is offered by The CSR Journal, India’s main CSR print and digital information organisation. This yr The CSR Journal Excellence Awards 2022 has partnered with Reliance Industries Restricted as its Affiliate Associate,Maharashtra State Street Growth Company, Mumbai Metropolitan Area Growth Authority and Maharashtra State Energy Technology Firm are the Affiliate Companions, Nationwide Inventory Trade as Trade Associate, Indian Institute of Expertise – Bombay as Data Associate, Adfactors PR as PR Associate, ZEE Information, ZEE Enterprise & ZEE 24 Taas as TV Companions, Karma Artwork as Present Associate, Free Press Journal as Print Associate, Public &Inshorts as Hyperlocal Data Companions, IndiaDotcom Digital Non-public Restricted as Digital Associate, LiveClefs and On Name Leisure as Expertise Companions, Pixburg as Design Associate and Sutra as Occasion Associate.

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