Csr of Itc Limited

1374 WordsFeb 28, 20116 Pages
* Corporate social responsibility is a form of corporate self-regulation integrated into a business model. * CSR policy functions as a built-in, self-regulating mechanism whereby business monitors and ensures its active compliance with the spirit of the law, ethical standards, and international norms. * The goal is embrace responsibility for, and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and all other members of the public sphere. * Furthermore, CSR-focused businesses would proactively promote the public interest by encouraging community growth and development, and voluntarily eliminating practices that harm the public sphere, regardless of…show more content…
* The carbon credits earned will also be shared with the tribals and farmers, enabling them to participate in an international carbon market mechanism. Integrated Watershed Development * Recognizing the vital role that irrigation and water play in the rural economy, ITC supports the creation of watershed projects in water-stressed areas, providing precious water resources for agriculture, rural communities and livestock. * Based on a participatory approach that involves local communities, the programme facilitates building, reviving and maintain water harvesting structures as well as management of water resources to reverse land degradation, provide critical irrigation and increase agricultural productivity. Providing Supplementary Education * ITC’s supplementary Learning Centres offer additional coaching that backs up school learning, stemming drop-outs and enabling more children to complete school. ITC’s also supports outreach projects, including mobiles libraries that foster the reading habit and a ‘roaming laptop’ programme that promotes computer skills and interactive learning. Economic Empowerment of Women * ITC’s initiatives provide sustainable economic opportunities to poor women in rural areas by assisting them to form micro-credit self-help groups that enable them to build
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