DLF Foundation inaugurates two fully solar-operated wellness centres
The wellness centres, staffed with experienced gynaecologists and physicians, aim to serve a huge number of maids, domestic helpers and construction labourers working in and around DLF City. These are also expected to benefit about 25,000 people living in the nearby villages including Chakarpur and Nathupur.
#SaveKidsLives – A campaign to support UN Road Safety Week
National Cadet Corps and campaign volunteers held a roadshow near Churchgate to highlight the need for road safety, particularly for children. The Mumbai Traffic Police was also requested to participate in the campaign in order to generate greater awareness.
Maruti Suzuki to train over 2,100 youth annually in car service and repair
Each of these centres will be equipped with a model workshop to provide practical training. Alongside, the company will also appoint fulltime trainers, provide tools and equipment, and forge partnerships with local Maruti Suzuki service workshops to upgrade skills of ITI students and make them job-ready.
Retinoblastoma Awareness Week at LV Prasad Eye Institute
It is imperative that the parent or caregiver immediately get their baby’s eyes checked by an eye doctor, if any one of these symptoms is noticed: a) a white reflex (shining eyes), b) squinting eyes, c) red, sore or swollen eye without infection, d) a change in colour of the iris (the coloured part of the eye), or e) deterioration of vision.
Lupin to focus on combating tuberculosis in Mumbai
Under this campaign, TB camps will be conducted across 150 Rotary Clubs in Mumbai. Lupin will ensure adequate resources including trained volunteers and specialists who will assist in detecting and handholding cases at these camps.
Shubh Aarambh by Mondelez India
Shubh Aarambh will be initially activated in 65 villages across the states of Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu – around the company’s manufacturing and cocoa operations. The company has partnered with NGOs Save the Children and Magic Bus to develop a delivery model to implement this multi-pronged and multi
LG recognized by United Nations for emission reduction efforts
Established at the Kyoto Protocol, the CDM recognizes emission-reduction projects in developing countries with CER credits, with each credit equivalent to one tonne of CO2. This cooperative mechanism allows the country or the private sector to meet their Kyoto Protocol targets...
Ingersoll Rand partners with Sankara Eye Hospital on ‘gift of vision’
The customized vehicle provided by Ingersoll Rand will help the Sankara team in conducting camps in the districts of Mysuru, Tumkur, Kolar, Chikkaballapur, Ramanagara, Mandya and Chamraj Nagar in Karnataka, as well as Chittoor and Anantpur in Seemandhra. The vehicle will also help the team to commute to the camp site to...
Women’s Empowerment Journalism Awards by Diageo
In an effort to recognize and honour outstanding achievements in the reporting on women’s issues, Diageo felicitates journalists through Women’s Empowerment (WE) Journalism Awards. Part of Diageo’s Plan W, the awards honour print, broadcast and online journalists across six categories and also chooses the medium of the year.