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Corporate Innovator Innovation in corporate practice for social change

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  • Corporate Innovator Innovation in corporate practice for social change

  • Corporate Innovator is an innovative platform for CSR, Corporate Sustainability, Affirmative Action and Corporate women empowerment programs for Social change.

    We provide strategy development, On ground implementation, Documentation and Auditing across value chain for the corporates to manage their CSR, Sustainability,

    Affirmative Action and Women Empowerment.

    Our innovative platform is compliant with Section-135 of Companies Act 2013 (India), GRI-G4 Guidelines, UNGC, CDP and a host of other global reporting frameworks (like: SA8000,

    ISO 26000, Integrated Reporting etc.)

  • The Companies Act, 2013 passed by the Indian Parliament in August, 2013 mandates companies of a particular size to invest 2% of their Net

    Profit in CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) activities.

    As per this Act, more than 22,000 companies will spend ~USD 3 billion annually on CSR activities, starting 1st April, 2014. This represents

    almost a 10x jump in CSR expenditure of companies, and they are

    struggling to effectively deploy this capital.

    Corporate Innovators is the leading innovative manager of CSR capital in India helping companies effectively deploy their CSR capital in Shared

    Value projects that generate business value for companies along with

    positive social and environmental impact.

  • Policy and Strategy Formation

    Project Development & Approvals

    Progress Monitoring and Reporting

    Impact Assessments

    Report Consolidation and Communication

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    1. Eradicating hunger, poverty and malnutrition; Promoting Preventive health care & sanitation and

    making available safe drinking water.

    2. Promoting education, including special education and employment enhancing vocational skills

    especially among children, women, elderly, and the differently abled and livelihood

    enhancement projects.

    3. Promoting gender equality and empowering women, setting up homes and hostels for women

    and orphans; setting up old age homes, day care centres and such other facilities for senior

    citizens and measures for reducing inequalities faced by socially and economically backward


    4. Ensuring environmental sustainability, ecological balance, protection of flora and fauna, animal

    welfare, Argo-forestry, conservation of natural resources and maintaining quality of soil, air and



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    5. Protection of national heritage, art and culture including restoration of building and

    sites of historical importance and works of art; setting up public libraries; promotion

    and development of traditional arts and handicrafts.

    6. Measures for the benefit of armed forces veterans, war widows and their


    7. Contribution to the Prime Ministers National Relief Fund or any other fund set up by the Central Government for socio-economic development and relief and welfare

    of the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, other backward classes, minorities

    and women.

    8. Contributions or funds provided to technology incubators located within academic

    institutions which are approved by the Central Government.

    9. Rural development projects

    10. Slum area development

  • Triple bottom line growth is essential for all the companies today to become sustainable.

    We help our clients to drive higher profits by identifying risks and opportunities and building sustainable strategies into their everyday business.

    Corporate Innovators comprehensive sustainability services help our clients manage and implement coherent initiatives throughout their value chain to

    transform the business into a sustainable enterprise with reduced expenditure

    and positive social, environmental and economic impact.

  • ESG Base Lining

    Stakeholder Engagement





    ESG Performance Management

    Capacity Building

  • We recognise that gender equality, o e s rights, education for women and girls worldwide, and o e s empowerment are critical to Creating Shared Value for our business and for society.

    We believe that different ways of thinking complement each other and lead to better decisions. In other words, gender balance simply makes business sense.

    It is therefore essential that we help to increase o e s participation in, and contribution to, the value chain in a sustainable way.

    We have developed several initiatives that promote training and professional development for women, in line with the UN s Millennium Development Goals.

  • POLICY & ADVOCACY We works with industry to strengthen o e s role and initiated various policies

    for Prevention of Sexual Harassment Act, Internal Complaints Committee and

    Orientation for Women Independent Directors to ensure participation. The focus

    areas are: Legal Rights and Acts for Women, Women Workforce in Industry,

    Gender Diversity, Corporate Gender Gap, etc.

    LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT We are giving Learning opportunities for Corporate, Women Entrepreneurs and

    Educational Institutions in three different levels like Fresher, Middle Management

    and Senior Management.

    Fresher will learn about Business Communication, Learning to Invest and Career Structuring. Middle management will learn about Work-life Balance, Building

    Personal Brand, Managing a Team, General Management Themes. Senior

    Management will learn about Mentoring on Leadership, Executive Coaching,

    Women Independent Director.

  • Affirmative Action for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes communities is a voluntary commitment by Indian companies to help and ensure equal opportunity to

    members of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes communities.

    Lack of employability has also been identified as major source of lack of employment amongst the Indian Youth and SC and ST population in particular.

    The Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribes have suffered educational deprivation for a very large span of time. Even after the 50 years of independence and Indian central and state

    go er e ts interventions, SCs and STs have not been able to bridge the divide existing between them and the higher castes/ general category.

    Affirmative Action promotes encouragement of budding entrepreneurs through mentoring programmes to help him/her develop a sustainable system.

    Employment helps to empower through the adoption of caste-sensitive employers for increasing the number of SC and ST employee in the workforce.

  • We are helping corporate in a entire value chain of 4E of Affirmative Action.

    Employability is not just about vocational and academic skills. Individuals need relevant and usable labour market information to help them make informed decisions about the

    labour market options available to them.

    Initiatives such as scholarships, primary, secondary and higher education programmes targeted for the disadvantaged, adult literacy and others through Affirmative Action by

    the private sector can boost the current dismal scenario.

    Entrepreneurship development for creating self-reliant individuals and families, through identification and selection of persons with adequate skills and risk-taking capacity;

    capability for business plan development and the ability to link financial institutions for

    credit facilities.

    Setting goal towards o discrimination. setting a policy of positi e discri i atio whereby they are actively favouring SC/ST candidates for employment provided they are

    equal on merit/competence to other candidates.