"NABARD welcomes CSR initiatives by Corporates in Rural India"
21 February 2019 11:01 AM
NABARD has been in the forefront for implementation of promotional and developmental projects in collaboration with various Corporates under CSR. These include projects for providing sustainable livelihood to the rural communities, community mobilization and participation, employment generation, mitigation of urban migration, women empowerment, etc. So far, NABARD has entered into collaboration with 37 Corporates under which 238 projects are under execution on the principles of convergence. Shri H R Dave, Deputy Managing Director, NABARD addressed the “National CSR Conclave and Awards, 2019” organized by Gujarat CSR Authority (GCSRA) on 21 February 2019 at Ahmedabad. On the occasion, Shri Dave exhorted Corporates to increasingly come forward for convergence partnership with NABARD and Governments. Shri. Dave joined the dignitaries in releasing India CSR Report 2019. The Conclave inaugurated by Shri J N Singh, Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat and attended by Ms D Thara, IAS, CEO, GCSRA and other dignitaries.