‘India CSR Boardroom’ will be organised on 27th August, 2020 from 4 to 5 PM. The maiden edition of India CSR Boardroom themed ‘Art of CSR Spending’ will present Conversation with Sita Ram Gupta, the Executive Director of Lupin Foundation.
India CSR, world’s leading CSR media platform is organising this forum. The conversation will be moderated by Rusen Kumar, Founder of India CSR.
Gupta will share his views on the role of corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes in socio-economic development and how organisations should effectively use CSR funds.
The ‘CSR Boardroom’
‘CSR Boardroom’ is the unique digital platform through which senior leaders of business, corporate foundation and civil society organisations can speak and deliberate on CSR and social impact.
“Landscape of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) spending has changed in lockdown and Covid-19, and it may be quite challenging for corporate led social development programmes.”, Rusen Kumar said.
Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur last month said that the industry should not shy away from spending its CSR fund as it would help make India a better place for present and future generations.
In this context the ‘India CSR Boardroom’ provides a distinctive opportunity for leaders across industries to showcase insights on leadership, vision , strategy and changing and effective use of corporate social responsibility funds. The forum deliberates over the present challenges in the fast-changing environment of CSR in a pandemic crisis, Kumar added.
Participants can register in advance by visiting the link. The forum is relevant for senior CSR professionals, CSR heads, CSR directors, Foundation CEOs, Policy Makers, Sustainability Heads. For registration, please follow the link. It is limited for 200 participants. Participants will receive a confirmation call or email in this regard.
Profile of Speaker: Sita Ram Gupta
Sita Ram Gupta is the Executive Director – Lupin Human Welfare Research Foundation (Lupin Foundation), a social development arm of Lupin Limited. He has been playing a crucial role and serving the society particularly in the promotion of sustainable agriculture and entrepreneurship development among youths.
He is a versatile social worker, able reformer and thought leader of CSR in India. He is an acclaimed agriculture practitioner, theorist and a ground worker and calling him an real change leader of agriculture based livelihood creation is more apt.
His vision, strategies and approach enabled Lupin Human Welfare Research Foundation to exponentially expand its reach from one to nine states, from 35 to 4546 villages, from one block to 63 blocks, from 2 to 23 districts and more than 28 million population during the course of about 28 years.
Throughout this long tenure of more than quarter of a century, the organization received highest state and national level recognitions. Under his leadership the organization was able to evolve a vibrant, sustainable and replicable model of livelihood in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan. He has been instrumental in successfully establishing district development models for districts with low HDI score in India, which can be scaled up. He has been awarded with India CSR Lifetime Achievement Awards 2019 by India CSR Network.
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