December 30, 2020
CSR spending by corporate India is rising significantly. In 2018, companies spent 47% more compared to the amount in 2014-15, contributing $1 billion to CSR initiatives. Over the past year, listed companies spent $1.4 billion on programmes ranging from education to skill development, social welfare, healthcare and conservation. Shravani Dang, veteran CSR and business leader, speaks to All Indians Matter about how corporations can make a difference to society through such programmes and what the future holds.