Organised a Nature immersion camp at #Dangs for #WAUVolunteers under #UPLVasudha, the nature conservation initiative of #UPLGlobal under CSR initiative #UPLPragati and #WeAreUnited.
AFS – a joint initiative of CSR and the marketing team to impart knowledge to the village youth about the importance of farm mechanization. The project was carried out in the states of Rajasthan, Haryana and Punjab due to high productive land in this region as well as declining labour force in the agriculture sector. It was initiated to impart training to the youths on modern agriculture practices, which creates employment to rural youths in technology based livelihood that too in their vicinity. More than 2500 candidates registered and more than 1000 candidates went for advance training. This initiative was highly appreciated by the villagers and the government bodies.
Our Vice Chairman Mrs. Sandra Shroff was Chief Guest at GCSRA’s Vapi CSR Conclave scheduled on 21st November, 2017 at Vapi. In her keynote address she briefed UPL’s CSR journey and spoke about 1) Working as per needs of local community 2) Focusing on quality 3) Senior leaders personal involvement 4) Be the Catalyst 5) Work with Government.
The Vapi CSR Conclave was organised to further CSR knowledge
dissemination in Vapi, Daman and Silvassa industrial clusters and to provide exposure to stakeholders on vivid areas of CSR.
Sanitation block in Balitha Prathamik Vidhyala, Vatar Prathmik Vidhyala and Namdha High schools was inaugurated by Shri C. R. Kharsan, IAS Collector Valsad and by Shri Kanubhai Desai MLA of Pardi on 5th October 2017.
Jawaharlal Nehru stated as “you can tell the status of the nation by looking at the conditions of the women”
We belief that women is naturally endowed with the qualities of entrepreneurship, a strong desire to do something positive is an inbuilt quality of a women and through our multiple intervention we aim to strengthen the existing SHG groups and promote entrepreneurship through these group.
A four days Entrepreneurship Progrmme for Tribal Women was organized in partnership with “The Centre for Entrepreneurship Development” Govt. of Gujarat at UPL Centre of Agriculture Excellence, Nahuli, District Valsad. Mr. Rishi Pathania – Head CSR – UPL Limited, inaugurated the session, Mr. Dharmendra Pandya delivered lecture on characteristic of Entrepreneur and Mr. Parthiv Mojidra highlighted on the topic Banking Procedure and Finance Management. Mr.Mayank Mehta – CED spoke on Project Report and Finance Management.
UPL Limited got recognition in annual NGOBOX India CSR Report 2017 which is CSR ANALYSIS OF BSE BIG 370 COMPANIES for FY 2016-17.
Proud to be working for UPL Limited which is FIRST in beyond compliance out of BIG 370 COMPANIES of India for FY 2016-17.
Three CSR projects of UPL Ltd were recognised at ACEF Forum and Awards 2017 for CSR & HR held on 29th September (Friday) at Westin Hotel (Ballroom), Goregaon East, Mumbai
1) UPL Vasudha (Nature Conservation) under best Sustainable Green Initiative
2) UPL KhedutPragati (Agriculture Development) under Best Community Affairs.
3) UPL School Sanitation (Toilet) under best Public Health/Safety Initiative
Panel Discussion on Skills & Employability in India
The Hon’ble Prime Minister has called upon the nation to begin a campaign “Swachhata Hi Seva” cleanliness is service from 15th September to Gandhi Jayanti on 2nd October 2017. To support in building a clean nation as a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary, around 1000 plus students/teachers and WAU Volunteers has join hands for Swachhata activities at various locations.