IMPACT STORIES

Energy and Environment
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Breathing Lungs: An initiative to inhale pure air

The Miyawaki Method Native Dense Forest-a modern plantation method used for afforestation- was developed by Japanese ecologist Dr. Akira Miyawaki.It is aimed at creating an accelerated forest equivalent to a 100-year indigenous forest within 10 years

Energy and Environment
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Ajinkya tackles the mammoth task of sanitary waste disposal in innovative and sustainable ways

Ajinkya Dhariya Academically a mechanical engineer, realized the importance of safe disposal of menstrual waste and decided to deal with the impending issue. He is founder of PadCare Labs that deals directly with menstruation-related waste.

Energy and Environment
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Galor Samarpan Abhiyan makes a mark in Nashik on World Environment Day

Anand Reddy Yellu (IFS) from Andhra Pradesh educate the children about conserving feathered friends and change their hearts where slingshots in villages, are a common means of adventure amongst children, especially in the rural areas.

Energy and Environment
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Emergence of Circular Economy: A step towards Atmanirbhar Village

BAIF Development and Research Foundation, introduced local loop based circularization in the livestock sector which has been witnessed in the HDFC Bank CSR funded Loksamrudhhi Project in Katol cluster of Nagpur district.

Energy and Environment
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Nurturing Nature and People amid Climate Change – The Case of Bhojdari

WOTR implemented three major projects after community-driven vulnerability assessment in Bhojdari village in the Sangamner block of Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra which is drought prone. The efforts have now yielded positive impacts.

Energy and Environment
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Whale Shark Project - Tata Chemicals

'Save the Whale Shark' campaign by Tata Chemicals Ltd. along with the partner Wildlife Trust of India, the Gujarat State Forest Department, and the International Fund for Animal Welfare has successfully rescued and released 813 whale sharks.

Energy and Environment
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Ex Gratia Assistance to Frontline Forest Staff

A homage on World Ranger Day to these brave men and women forest frontline staff who guard these natural resources of our heritage, who bravely stand inclement weather, threats from poachers and timber mafia, and even wild animals.

Energy and Environment
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The Promise of Clean Air from a Community of Farmers

CII Foundation strengthening its stand on providing policy level reforms and recommendations to the Government to tackle the crop burning problem usher mass awareness, behaviour change, research, knowledge management

Energy and Environment
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Wildlife Trust of India and its conservation successes

Wildlife Trust of India (WTI), is a leading Indian nature conservation organization committed to the service of nature. WTI is currently running 39 projects across India, rigorously working towards its mission to conserve wildlife and its habitat.

Energy and Environment
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Samanway Foundation’s Act & Care Rushes Relief to Inundated Assam

Project Act & Care, a flagship project of the newly formed Samanvay Foundation, that has committed itself to various Assam Flood Relief Drives, ecological needs, and developmental interventions ever since its inception in February 2020,

Energy and Environment
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bE-Responsible: A two pronged approach to lower India e-waste burden

Saahas in partnership with Environmental Synergies in Development (ENSYDE) started bE responsible initiative to widespread awareness of the masses about the issue and were also informed about responsible disposals.

Energy and Environment
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Conservation of Indian Pangolin through Community Participation in Konkan region Maharashtra, India

Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra (SNM) is engaged in conservation through education, community participation, and research and focussed to raise awareness regarding Indian Pangolin (Manis crassicaudata) listed as an endangered species as per IUCN red list

Energy and Environment
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Community based Conservation of Olive Ridley Turtle in Maharashtra, India

The Turtle festival, an innovative solution to overcome the challenge of sustaining community participation in the ex situ conservation of Olive Ridley Turtles (ORT) nesting by a nature conservation action organisation, Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra (SNM)

Energy and Environment
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Solar-powered electric fencing by Aaranyak - helping humans and elephants to co-exist!

Elephant Research and Conservation Division (ERCD), Aaranyak intervened and installed long solar-powered electric fences to benefit households and their crop fields and avoid incidents of elephant or human deaths in various rural areas of Assam

Energy and Environment
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Alag Karo Program: An innovation-driven approach to waste segregation in Gurugram

'Alag Karo' program introducing behavioural change by implementing, segregation of waste at source and encouraging citizens to manage their waste well at source by waste segregation through planned sessions & door to door collection for demonstration

Energy and Environment
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Yashoda River Basin Project: The Holistic Approach by Bajaj Foundation in Wardha District

Yashoda River Rejuvenation, has facilitated 14,071 farmers in enhancing the productivity of their land with the help of the active participation of local farmers in deepening and widening of the river streams

Energy and Environment
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Empowering Rural Enterprises by Eliminating Energy Poverty through Monitoring of Solar Assets

Doorastha's iLUMY has successfully piloted across two rural markets in Uttar Pradesh, providing 24x7 energy services to 120 small rural enterprises by offering last-mile accessibility, 24x7 reliability and clean renewable electricity etc

Energy and Environment
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Solar Sahelis powering up women confidence: Barefoot College

Barefoot College ideally stands for Social Work and Research Centre (SWRC) working on the ground for the development of grass-root level problems bringing together technology development, scaling up of renewable energy distribution, & training Women

Energy and Environment
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“EnteEdakkad”- An end-to-end waste management project

A unique project, EnteEdakkad, is first of its kind through public-private participation for end-to-end Waste Management in Edakkad Ward. By 2030, it aims to substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and re-use.

Energy and Environment
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Greening the Wasteland and Reviving Agriculture for the Marginal Farmer

ITC’s Afforestation & The Agro forestry Programme covers over 6,90,000 acres, also provides over 124 million person-days of employment and is carbon positive 13 years in arrow, making a national contribution to climate change mitigation.

Energy and Environment
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An effort towards bringing about change in sustainable manner

The combined effort by DCB Bank and the implementing agencies have resulted in 22 hectares of barren land covered to help conserve water; More than 50 farmers supported and 20 farmers trained, and 7,500 trees being planted in two villages of Udaipur