• ICT Academy CSR

    Building Sustainable Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

  • ICT Academy CSR

    Building Sustainable Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

To implement CSR programs on Education and Skill Development

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Why CSR?

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the process by which an organization thinks about and evolves its relationships with stakeholders for the common good, and demonstrates its commitment in this regard by adoption of appropriate business processes and strategies. Thus CSR is not charity or mere donations. CSR is a way of conducting business, by which corporate entities visibly contribute to the social good. Socially responsible companies do not limit themselves to using resources to engage in activities that increase only their profits. They use CSR to integrate economic, environmental and social objectives with the company's operations and growth. Moreover, there is a widespread consensus that 'business as usual' is no longer an option; corporate actors must place social concerns to the fore in their business operations.
ICT Academy CSR
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The Core Issue

CSR in Education and Skill Development - Addressing the Core Issue

The current challenges in reaching quality education and skill development to every nook of India is significantly consequential on the growth and development of our nation. The magnitude and the degree of the challenges demand strong efforts in reaching out with quality Education & skills which will be a core issue considering these two as the foundations in the path of becoming a developed nation.

Addressing these most significant indicators of social progress plays a decisive role for a society to achieve self-sustainable and equal development. With an increasing global realization of how corporate can contribute to social objectives, education deserves a higher level of corporate involvement.

Many leading corporate are joining hands with the Government to make that dream of India in providing quality education to all come true. As an important part of it, the role of corporate with their CSR initiatives in India has become very crucial in improving the education and skills vision of India. The corporate have identified various areas in Education and Skill Development to support achieving the nation's "Digital India" and "Skill India" visions through CSR initiatives.

  • Infrastructure
    Development
  • Capacity
    Development
  • Learning
    Methodology
  • Society
    Awareness
  • Curriculum &
    Technology
  • Assistance for
    Education
  • Digital Empowerment
  • Vocational Skill Development

The UN Agenda

UN lays emphasis in supporting the development of entrepreneurial culture and skills, provides technical and vocational training, and helps enhancing young people's skills and knowledge for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship. Further it seeks to advance poverty eradication and inclusiveness, build productive capacities in an inclusive manner, and provide more opportunities for all women and men as well as across social groups, also through partnerships with all stakeholders involved in industrialization processes.

The UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030

ICT Academy CSR Implementation Areas

ICT Academy working in concurrence with the objectives of United Nations and the CSR mandate, has been collaborating with organizations in developing and implementing high impact Corporate Social Responsibility programs in the areas of "Education" and "Skill development". Organizations identify ICT Academy as a CSR implementation vehicle to reach their programs to the rural India. ICT Academy with its strong network of people, member institutions and stakeholders have been implementing the programs successfully. Among various initiatives that are of need under Education and Skill Development, ICT Academy has been successfully delivering programs aimed at creating larger societal impact in the areas listed hereunder.
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Why ICT Academy

ICT Academy is:
  • A Not-for-Profit Autonomous Society
  • Registered under Tamil Nadu Societies Act
  • An initiative of Govt. of India, Govt. of Tamil Nadu and Industry
  • Governed by eminent Industry Leaders and Government Policy Makers
  • In partnership with Industry, Academia and Government
  • With proven track record in implementing large projects in last 10 years
  • Having well established member institution network
     
  • With stronger Expertise in Education and Skill Development
  • Effective in Monitoring and Reporting mechanisms
  • Having Expert Implementation Teams
     
  • With proven track record in working with leading corporate
     
  • Strong in Project Conceptualizing, Planning and Implementation Capabilities

CSR Projects

On Going Projects
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Training over 15,000 unemployed young men & women in the financial services sector across 11 major Indian cities
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Employability skills training for 1,000 graduating students in TamilNadu on Technology and Soft Skills
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Past Projects
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Access to Autodesk software, learning resources, Faculty Training and Student Skill Development in Tamil Nadu through ICT Academy

Autodesk a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software.

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Skill Outreach Program - Employability Skills Training to Students by CSS Corp in partnership with ICT Academy

CSS Corp, a global technology services company partnered with ICT Academy to enhance employability.

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Capacity Building of Higher Education Faculty members in Tamil Nadu

In order to impart skill and competency based learning, it is necessary to explore and provide opportunity to both faculty members & students, for getting a reasonable amount of exposure to the work culture.

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Digital Empowerment by Dell EMC Corporation through ICT Academy

EMC India COE, under its overarching philosophy of "People, Planet and Possibilities', believe in making responsible choices towards a better world. EMC is committed to contribute meaningfully to the community - through key focus areas

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Digital Empowerment by INTEL through ICT Academy

Intel through its Digital Literacy initiatives aimed at improving digital literacy skills among citizens of India. As a part of the program Intel partnered with ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu in order to create Digital Literacy among students, teachers and individuals

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Digital Empowerment and Faculty Capacity Development for creating impact for a better tomorrow by Microsoft in partnership with ICT Academy

Microsoft works with non-profits around the world to provide them with affordable access to the technology they need to support

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Oracle Academy creating twenty first century teachers and students in partnership with ICTACT in the state of Tamil Nadu

Some of the most essential and important subjects will open so many doors for the twenty-first students in Computer Science (CS) and Engineering domains

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Training 100 unemployed youth in soft skills & Technology from the rural districts of Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Warehousing Corporation as a part of its CSR initiative decided to train 100 unemployed youth in the rural districts of Tamil Nadu with ICT Academy as its implementation partner.