IFCCI’s CSR Committee organized 1st Edition IFCCI CSR Conclave & Awards on 21 Nov’19 in Delhi, in the presence of Mr. Ajit Pai, OSD, NITI Aayog with CSR heads, business leaders, CSR foundations & NGOs.
BlueSky Sustainable Business LLP was one of the supporting partners and also had a stall at the event to showcase their expertise on providing ‘Assurance on CSR Projects’ referring to the framework of ISO 26000 and National Guidelines on Responsible Business Conduct. Neeta Sharma from BlueSky Sustainable Business LLP participated in the event and received great response from all the delegates.
The aim of this event was to showcase CSR projects of French companies in India and to recognize their efforts through this knowledge-sharing platform and will provide a distinctive opportunity for various stakeholders including CSR heads, policymakers, decision-makers, business leaders, CSR foundations and non-profit organizations that are at the forefront of sustainability to share and explore synergies.
The Conclave included a Panel Discussion and a Q&A session through which the panelists shared their experiences and knowledge on their CSR work and execution of projects.
The Global CSR winner would be awarded at prestigious IFBA on 28 Nov’19 at Embassy of France, Delhi. Congratulations to the category winners for Best CSR Projects in: Pernod Ricard – Community Dassault Systèmes Foundation – Education & Skill Development Schneider Electric – Environment NAOS SKINCARE INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED – Healthcare, Legrand (India) – Patrick Rousseau Jury Special Award for Ugam Legrand Scholarship Program Big thanks to our panel, moderated by Ms. Sumana Das Gupta, HelpAge India on how Indo-French company leveraging partnerships in the pursuit of CSR Programs – Ms. Meenakshi Batra– Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) India, Mr. Kumar Anurag Pratap– Capgemini, Mr. Sunil Duggal– Pernod Ricard & Mr. Rajiv Aramadaka- La Dassault Systemes Foundation.
The Committee Vice-Chair, Ms. Nivedita Vermani & Director General, Ms.Payal S. Kanwar highlighted how IFCCI received an overwhelming response with 66 awards applications. The event ended with a vote of thanks by Ms. Rinika Grover.