In this episode we go to New Delhi, India, to talk to Nidhi Singh, a reporter-turned ecofashion designer-turned media founder about her impact journey and about India’s new CSR initiative that requires companies of a certain size to contribute to corporate social responsibility. It’s the only country to pass this kind of law, and now with over a year since its introduction we get to hear about how that is creating impact.
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Meet Nidhi Singh
Nidhi is an experienced television journalist, broadcaster, and entrepreneur. She has reported for well-known Indian news stations including Star News, reporting on lifestyle, fashion, and trends.
This led to founding Indigreen— a fair-trade, organic clothing label and then launching The Green People of India (TGPI), a collective of sustainable enterprises in the country.
She is the Founding Executive Editor of CSRlive.in–based in New Delhi India– which is developing as a dynamic platform for news, discussion, and trends in global corporate social responsibility.
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- Website: http://www.csrlive.in/
- Value proposition: “At a time when Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become the buzz word, it is imperative that there is a reasoned and dispassionate take on the cacophony of voices. It is not merely about connecting various stakeholders in the CSR domain but about playing the perfect voice that positions CSR as the key differentiator in building equitable growth at the bottom of the pyramid. CSRlive.in brings you a team that has the passion, commitment and experience to achieve this objective.“
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- Nidhi mentions that it has been a year since the Indian CSR mandate became law, here is a Score Card, CSRLive published to show the progress