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Philippines – An appeal from Yung Chai Hsiao


My name is Yung Chai Hsiao and I live in Kolkata. I am not a philanthropist nor do i belong to any charitable organization but i am planning to go to Cebu and run a free kitchen for a month ...

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Are you considering volunteering?

Do You Want to Volunteer

Have you ever thought about volunteering with a non profit organisation or with a path breaking social enterprise?

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Core Elements of your CSR policy


While we still await more detailed rules and instructions on the implementation of the new Corporate Social Responsibility code as laid out in the Companies Bill, 2012, listed below is a short summary of the guidelines issues by the Ministry ...

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Can customers drive CSR spending?


An interesting line to suggest how Companies in India should read the new Companies Bill, 2012 rules on CSR spending.  Customers should be aware of what Companies are doing and could potentially use this to select which manufacturer to buy ...

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Why taking from the rich and giving to the poor won’t always work


I stumbled upon this article on the internet.  While the article talks about Inequity, Initiative and Inclusive growth in the Philippines, I think it has an really interesting anecdote that might explain some of the pitfalls of a socialist system. ...

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The kind stranger symbolised new hope for me – Hyeonseo Lee


Very moving.  A story about Hyeonseo Lee’s escape from North Korea.  

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India Youth Fund – Mobilizing the present, accelerating the future!


Apply for a Grant from the India Youth Fund UN-Habitat in collaboration with the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation (NSF) brings to India the Indian window of the global Urban Youth Fund exclusively for young individuals working towards improving the lives of ...

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