Corporate Social Responsibility: Issues & Development

Budget cuts make govt turn to PSUs for funding conservation initiatives

  1. Central Idea – Developing partnerships and funding conservation initiatives under Corporate Social Responsibility.
  2. Schemes up for adoption – In total 14 endangered species put up for the CSR bid.
  3. Snow leopards for Rs 35 crore, gharials for Rs 80 crore, whale sharks for Rs 10 crore and black-necked cranes for Rs 5 crore.
  4. Great Indian bustards going for Rs 104.5 crore and Olive Ridley turtles for a meager Rs 4.60 crore.