loading-image Promoting Gender Equality- CSR Projects India
 

Subscribe to our Weekly Newsletter

   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

CSR Project By:  National Mineral Development Corporation Ltd (NMDC)

Project Budget: INR 1.38 Cr


Project

Promoting Gender Equality  (2017-18)

 
 
Project Sector  : Gender, Equality and Women Empowerment, Senior Citizens Care
 
 
Implementing Partners:  Not Available
 
 

Project Description

Under this project, company promoted gender equality and empowering women by setting up Homes & Hostels for women and Orphans; Setting up Homes, day-care centre and such other facilities for senior citizens and measures for reducing inequalities faced by Socially and Economically backward groups.

The company’s initiative, Shiksha Sahayog Yojana encourages education beyond Class VIII. Since 2008-09, annually 18,000 SC/ST students from Bastar division in Chhattisgarh and residents of eight peripheral villages around Donimalai Project in Bellary District, Karnataka, whose family income is less than 6,000 per month, are given educational scholarships. These are directly credited into the bank/ post office accounts of the beneficiary students.

NMDC also mainstreamed young tribal girls through the Balika Shiksha Yojana with 40 girl students from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds signing up for B.Sc (Nursing) and GNM courses at Apollo Institute of Nursing in Hyderabad. Currently 32 students are being sponsored for the three-year GNM course and eight for the four year B.Sc Nursing programme. Till date 258 students have been sponsored.

 
 
Project Location:   Chhattisgarh, Chhattisgarh, Kondagaon-Chhattisgarh, Ballari-Karnataka, Telangana,
 
 

Other Projects

Education and Skill  Building

Education and Skill Building

Tata-Consultancy-Services-Ltd
Health Initiatives

Health Initiatives

Tata-Consultancy-Services-Ltd
Varisthajana Swasthya Sewa Abhiyan

Varisthajana Swasthya Sewa Abhiyan

Oil-and-Natural-Gas-Corporation-Ltd-(ONGC)
ONGC-GICEIT Computer Centre

ONGC-GICEIT Computer Centre

Oil-and-Natural-Gas-Corporation-Ltd-(ONGC)
Harit Moksha

Harit Moksha

Oil-and-Natural-Gas-Corporation-Ltd-(ONGC)
 

Explore Organizations

TATA Trusts

TATA Trusts

Maharashtra
Vetted CSR partner
JSW Foundation

JSW Foundation

Maharashtra
Vetted CSR partner