10 best examples of Corporate Social Responsibility
“The very core nature of Vedanta Resources, one the world’s leading natural resource companies, is to demonstrate “world-class standards of governance, safety, sustainability and social responsibility,” Says Ms. Roma Balwani, President, Group Communications & Sustainable Development.
Vedanta commits to its very own philosophy of “Social License to Operate” which places community engagement as the “core pillar” to continuously work towards improving the quality of life of the communities in its operational areas.
In Odisha, where Vedanta has its aluminium smelters and power plants, the company has initiated a host of deep impact CSR activities. The resettlement colony at Jharsuguda, which houses the displaced families, is a model structure with health & sanitation facilities, school, street lights, adequate water supply, sports facilities, community halls and many other such amenities.