Can PSUs Make India An ESG Leader

Globally, the market for sustainable financing has been growing rapidly on the back of green bond issuances. In 2023, it surpassed the $2 trillion mark. But the domestic green finance market in India is yet to develop, with most issuances having happened in...

By Sankar Chakraborti 21/02/2024

NITI Aayog Unveils GROW Initiative For Agroforestry Transformation In India

Using advanced remote sensing and GIS technologies, NITI Aayog's GROW initiative aims to transform India's wastelands through agroforestry, according to a just-released report

By Outlook Planet Desk 14/02/2024

ESG Will Impact Ratings In 2024: Moody's

According to Moody's Investors Service, green technology, climate financing, and sustainability disclosure requirements will shape the outlook for credit ratings in 2024

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/01/2024

PayU Reports Major ESG Initiatives In 2023

In a significant year, PayU rolled out a series of ESG initiatives, from sustainable packaging to rural financial inclusion, setting the pace for the future

By Outlook Planet Desk 11/01/2024

50 Percent Businesses Committed To Net-Zero Targets: PwC

A recent PwC report reveals that about half of Indian businesses are committed to prioritising tax transparency in their ESG practices--a positive trend towards a cleaner and more sustainable planet

By Outlook Planet Desk 11/01/2024

PwC India And CWAS Launch Jointly Developed Framework For ESG Assessment Of Indian Cities

The framework is aimed to encourage Indian cities to become ESG-ready and create an enabling environment for investors in the country

By PTI 04/12/2023

Corporate India's ESG Prospects

International ESG Day 2023: As Indian companies prepare for a future where ESG preparedness is not just a choice but a necessity, the path forward involves a comprehensive rethink of strategies, an embrace of technological innovation, and a commitment to...

By Viral Thakker 30/11/2023

Adoption Of BRSR Framework Supports Firms In Pursuing Sustainability Goals

International ESG Day 2023: Embracing the BRSR framework and seeking reasonable assurance for core disclosures bestows a wide range of advantages, including heightened transparency, fortified reputational risk management, enhanced stakeholder engagement

By Madhu Sudan Kankani 29/11/2023

ESG Forum Spotlights Family Businesses In SDG Context

Leading industry voices gathered at the ESG forum for family business 2023, jointly organised by prominent institutions, highlighting family businesses' pivotal role in driving sustainable growth through ESG strategies

By Outlook Planet Desk 19/11/2023

How Indian Businesses Can Grow Sustainably With ESG Approach

Companies need to adapt to the ever-evolving framework of ESG to make sure that the criteria are consistently and adequately met  

By Rajiv Tikoo 07/05/2022