The Andhra Pradesh government is keen on unlocking the potential corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds of companies as part of concentrated efforts to build the new capital city. The initiative of Government is to coordinate and make concerted cohesive efforts in organizing CSR programmes, in association with IT industry in a coordinated and synchronized manner, so that a visible impact is seen and felt by the society AP Government is keen to have the partnership with Non-government organizations (NGOs) as well in serving citizens of the state.
The Andhra Pradesh government has taken the Corporate Social Responsibility route for development work and job creation in the capital city of Amaravati and the capital region. APCRDA officials said that infrastructure and seed capital will be constructed in the next three years. Read More
Singapore-based World Toilet Organization is partnering with Andhra Pradesh to embark on a SGD 1.8 billion project, first of its kind in India to build toilets for six million homes in the state by 2018. Read More
Welspun Renewables, India’s leading clean energy generator, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for setting up 100.1 MW solar PV project in Andhra Pradesh’ in the presence of CM N. Chandrababu Naidu. Cumulative investment of INR 700 crores would be made to commission this project. Read More
With the government giving focus on partnerships in development, the district administration has come out with a list of nearly 40 major industries in Nellore district for stepping up their activities under the corporate social responsibility (CSR) Read More
Ratan Tata, the Chairman of Tata Trust, adopts 264 villages in AP Read More
Akshaya Patra serves the mid day meal in Andhra Pradesh through its centralized kitchen at Visakhapatnam(Vizag). The kitchen which was started in October 2008 provides food to 21,333 children across 82 schools in the region. The menu has been adapted to the South Indian palate and includes rice, dal and nutritious vegetable dishes. Read More
In the State of Andhra Pradesh, Swachh Bharat is being implemented by the Department of Panchayati Raj and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (PR & RWSS) .The Government is keen to have the partnership with Non-government organizations (NGOs) in the implementation of Swachh Bharat to enhance the quality and achieve the objectives within given time frame Read More