Prabhat Khabar at present, is the number one Hindi Daily in Jharkhand (Source ABC,JJ 2012),fast growing in Bihar and a prominent Hindi daily of West Bengal.The objective of the paper was to bring a change in the society & development of the state.The editorial team firmly believed in need of putting stories of health, education, corruption and other content affecting the life of a common man on top of the news agenda in contrast to the so called Page 3 or lifestyle journalism.
Prabhat Khabar, the people’s voice for the past 27 years has only got stronger and even more powerful. it has now become a symbol of truth and courage in Journalism, a fire burning in the hearts and minds of the people. With a readership base of 85.57 Lacs ( Total Readership, IRS 2012 Q2), Its Presence today spans across 3 states in Eastern part of India (Jharkhand, Bihar & West Bengal).Through10thEdition,(
Today CSR has emerged as a significant theme in the global business community and is gradually becoming a mainstream activity. These trends have contributed to the pressure on companies to operate in an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable way. A well-managed CSR creates social and environmental value, while supporting company's business objectives and enhancing relationships with key stakeholders and customers.
CSR helps to assist socially and economically weaker sections of the society to overcome hardship and also creates assets for the development of rural/urban society and to enhance increased commitment at all levels in the organization towards reinforcing the social and environmental conscience of the company. It also assures stakeholders that the company is sensitized toward enhancing the quality of life & economic well-being of the society.
The panel discussion would discuss the role of CSR in bringing sustainable economic development and participated by Govt. officials, industrial house, NGOs, Institutions, social workers etc. This program would also highlight the extraordinary contributions of the most renowned corporates in the area of CSR. Also there are many major industrial houses operating in the state of Jharkhand, and contributing a lot for the socio-economic development of the region,
The Proposed List of Participating Companies/Organizations ‘in the first ever Jharkhand CSR Conclave ranges From IIM Ranchi, Tata Steel, Jindal Steel, Govt. of Jharkhand, Unicef, Jharkraft, CCL, Kashyap Eye Hospital, Bokaro Steel Plant, KGVK, BCCL, SBI, Apollo Hospital, Essar Power, LIC, Usha Martin Group, Adhunik Power, Jharkraft, Maharishi Nikhilesh Sewa Sansthan, Akash Institute & many more..
CEO’s Bureaucrats, Govt. Officials, Senior Managers from around the region & outside will be there to learn, Network, & share their Experiences.
The Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Mr. Arjun Munda has given his consent to be the chief guest in the inaugural ceremony of first ever Jharkhand CSR Conclave.
This year's CSR conclave will discuss the development goals for Jharkhand and elaborate on where we stand at this juncture. It will play host to different entities in the development sector like the Government, NGOs, Corporates to discuss the way forward and best case practices, to achieve the Developmental Goals in Jharkhand. It will also shed light on reasons for low performance and be a platform to learn and share with professionals and experts from different spheres in the development sector.
· All participating bodies in this year's CSR conclave should take a pledge to reduce and eradicate extreme poverty and hunger.
· Achieve universal primary education.
· Promote gender equality and empower women.
· Ensure environmental sustainability.
· Reduce child mortality.
OBJECTIVES OF JHARKHAND CSR CONCLAVE;
1. To discuss progress and development in the CSR arena in Jharkhand.
2. To elaborate on the necessity of monitoring and evaluation of CSR initiatives.
3. To provide guidance and address challenges and opportunities in the implementation of CSR with regard to the developmental growth.
4. To share experiences and solutions with industry expert and different stakeholders in relation to achieving the developmental growth in our state.
TOPICS TO BE COVERED IN THE JHARKHAND CSR CONCLAVE;
1. POVERTY:- Raising employment opportunities.
(a) Investing in infrastructure
(b) The importance of working in collaborations with the state.
3. WOMEN EMPOWERMENT:-
4. HEALTH:- Immunization for all children in area of operation and among
PRABHAT KHABAR’S BEST CSR PRACTICES AWARDS – 2012
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
Entries will be Evaluated on the following Parameters:
1) Significance of Issues/Addresses
2) Scale of Impact
1) Non - Government Organisations(
2) Corporate Bodies
3) Government Departments
4) Individual Efforts Change Agents
Ø Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practice
Ø Regulation of Corporate Social and Environment Behaviour
Ø Support & Improvement in Quality of Education
Ø Developing Sustainable Strategies
Ø Diversity & Human Resource
Ø Concern for Health
Ø Community Development
Ø Women Empowerment
Ø Poverty Alleviation
Ø Accounting for climate change
Ø Carbon Footprint Accounting
Ø Fair Trade & Supply Chain
Ø Social Entrepreneurship
Ø Innovative Efforts for Sustainable Growth.(Organization/
To get the application form, mail to email@example.com.
CONFERENCE PROGRAM SCHEDULE:
1st Round Table session:
2nd Round Table session:
3rd Round table Session:
Topic:- NGOs & Corporations-
4th Round table Session:
Topic: CSR approach in developing country/CSR For Inclusive Growth.
Debrief & Conclusion:
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