Sustainability Top Third Issue Globally: Semrush Index

While mental health and the war on drugs are the top most searched issues in Asia, in Europe, online interest in energy followed by that in pollution and sustainability grew significantly over the past three years

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/09/2023

India, World Bank To Create Market Structure From CSR Demand Side To Maximise Social Impact

The World Bank team apprised the ministry of the developments and progress in sectors of municipal financing, logistics, skilling, knowledge partnership, solar energy in the agriculture sector, among others

By PTI 11/09/2023

Ericsson Focuses On Sustainable Supply Chain

In addition to eliminating plastics and being fully recyclable, calculations show that the carbon dioxide equivalent impact of the new packaging from cradle to grave reaches a balanced or better result compared to existing solutions

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/08/2023

CSR Spending Goes Up; Impact Yet To Measure Up

In FY 2021 the CSR spent was Rs. 26,210 crore, but the impact of the CSR funds is not widely felt and there is a need to enhance the visibility as well as impact of these invested funds

By 03/07/2023

New CSR Guidelines Empower Ports To Undertake Activities Directly

The new CSR guidelines unveiled by the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways will impact projects and programmes relating to activities specified under the Major Port Authorities Act, 2021

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/06/2023

Adani To Raise $1-1.5 Bn For New Green Energy Projects

The debt that Adani Group is looking to raise will be the conglomerate's biggest borrowing since the January 24 Hindenburg report

By PTI 29/04/2023

Earth Day 2023: ESG As A Global Business Opportunity

At a time when India is looking to reap rich dividends from the world’s growing divestment from China, indigenous companies will have to fully adhere to the ESG regulations globally

By N Chandran 22/04/2023

Education and Healthcare Are Most Preferred Social Causes For CSR By Firms 

A recently published paper shows interesting patterns related to CSR patterns and strategies chosen by companies

By Outlook Planet Desk 10/04/2023

Private Sector’s Role Critical In Achieving SDGs  

Incentives like tax breaks, subsidies and low-interest loans, as well as regulatory frameworks that encourage the adoption of green technologies, foster innovation and promote sustainable business practices can be advantageous for both companies and the...

By Pradip Shah 23/03/2023

NPC’s Workshop Promises To Help Industries Become ESG Ready

Apart from sensitising industry, the speakers are expected to delve into the business case for embedding ESG into business

By Outlook Planet Desk 02/02/2023