As a part of DIC India Corporate Social Responsibility, the Company has identified Education and Health as the two (2) thematic areas for intervention. These are the areas identified as per the guidelines laid down in Section 135 of the Companies Act.
In year 2022, the Company actively worked on the following three CSR initiatives under the thematic areas chosen:
The “Deeksha” program for Children education is being implemented to further the Sustainable Development Goals adopted by the United Nations focusing on Quality Education, Gender Equality, and Decent Work and Economic Growth. We at DIC India envisage to help in child education and nurture a better community around our upcoming mother plant in Bharuch. This shall not only improve the education level of children’s but also improve on quality employable manpower in the near future.
Under the “Deeksha” programs, children from underprivileged families have been brought under our wings to be guided and groomed for a successful future with quality education. Our program of Deeksha is executed by our experienced NGO partner Jeevan Tirth, who have expertise in execution of United Nations sustainable goals. "Saksham" program is with Taluka Health Officer/ Centre, catering for local population in effective delivery of health services.
In order to explore avenue for employment and revenue generation for women folk of the area, need assessment was undertaken by NGO partner.
As we race ahead to help our partners with innovation in printing inks in every nook and corner of the country, DIC India is establishing a new master plant at Bharuch, Gujarat.
Through the “Deeksha” program DIC India has ensured that quality education to be imparted to the future stars with interactive learning modules. Children are being educated under the “Deeksha” program will be provided with free books & course material for a quality sustainable education in line with New Education Policy 2020
As a part of “Saksham”, our commitment to help the local community around Saykha, Bharuch, DIC India provided Digital X- Ray Machine to enable effective medical facility to the needy people of the surrounding villages. In absence of such facility, they were commuting to Bharuch. With availability of Digital X Ray Machine at Taluka Centre, diagnosis has become expeditious and response time has considerably reduced.