CSR Presentation GTL Foundation


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CSR Presentation GTL Foundation

  1. 1. “ We can do no great things ; only small things with great love - Mother Teresa making a better world “
  2. 2. making a better world GTL Foundation – CSR arm of Global Group “ “
  3. 3. About Global Group The Group is focused on Network Services and Shared Telecom Infrastructure 22 Years of Service in telecom industry Group Revenue of US$ 1.5 Bn for FY 11E Group Balance Sheet size of US$ 5 Bn as on March 11E Aggregate Market Cap of US$ 1.9 Bn* Project Execution in 44 Countries across 70 Networks Access to over 35,000 dedicated and highly skilled manpower by FY11E ` Note: Conversion rate assumed at Rs. 46 = 1USD across the document ; * Market Cap calculated on fully diluted basis as on Feb 02, 10
  4. 4. <ul><li>Group Vision </li></ul><ul><li>“ Provide better connectivity by offering quality network solutions and services to telecom carriers across the world” </li></ul>CSR Vision “ To enable people be in touch with each other and grow sustainably so that we contribute to the empowerment of all our stakeholders” Vision
  5. 5. Organisation structure Trustees Mr. Manoj G Tirodkar Founder - Global Group Mr. K. V. Seshadri Trustee Mr. Vikas Arora Sr VP Corporate Affairs Mr. S. N. Jadhav Chief Peoples Officer – Global Group Mr. Milind Bapat CFO, GTL Mr. Eugene Valles Sr. Vice President HR Mr. Bhupendra Kiny VP Financial Accounts - GTL Infra Mr. Yatin Khanolkar Executive Director – Global Towers Mr. Manoj Menon Senior Manager – CMD office GTL Mr. Charudatta Naik Group COO – GTL Limited Advisory Committee Mr. S. K. Roy COO - GTL Limited Mr Ravi Pandit Chief Mentor and Global Group Head - OD & Training Mr. L. Y. Desai Deputy COO - GTL Limited Ms. Rufina Fernandes CEO - NASSCOM Foundation
  6. 6. Core Focus Areas Education Disability Health Community
  7. 7. Mobile Computer Lab Village Knowledge Center Gyan IT KNOW VKC Gyan Jyot Spreading IT literacy in rural areas Scholarship Scheme Education
  8. 8. Project Gyan IT <ul><li>The project aim is to impart computer education in rural areas </li></ul><ul><li>GTL Foundation sets up static computer labs in secondary & higher secondary schools in Sindhudurg district of Maharastra </li></ul><ul><li>Typically 8 to 10 computers are installed in each of these schools, along with hardware and software support </li></ul><ul><li>The Foundation also conducts computer training for the teachers </li></ul><ul><li>No of labs setup - 90 schools </li></ul><ul><li>No of students impacted - 90,000 </li></ul>Impact
  9. 9. <ul><li>Aim is to spread the light of knowledge and computer education in remote rural areas </li></ul><ul><li>The foundation conceptualized and created a state of the art bus equipped with its own generator set, air conditioners and eight computers all networked and loaded with the relevant software </li></ul><ul><li>This bus moves from one school to another in the identified remote area, where village schools can be covered. </li></ul><ul><li>The vehicle halts at a particular school for 20 days and provides computer education to children in batches </li></ul><ul><li>No of Schools covered - 40 schools </li></ul><ul><li>No of students impacted - 8,000 </li></ul>Project KNOW (Knowledge on Wheels) Impact
  10. 10. <ul><li>Aim is to spread literacy among families on public health, sanitation and health measures </li></ul><ul><li>Each VKC has 6 sets of computers, printer and a trainer. </li></ul><ul><li>All the trainers are young rural woman who have completed basic computer courses like MS-CIT </li></ul><ul><li>The trainer teaches school students Microsoft Unlimited Potential (MSUP) package and engage children with Interactive Learning CDs </li></ul><ul><li>Livelihood skill training program also provides in these VKCs </li></ul><ul><li>No of VKCs set up - 6 </li></ul><ul><li>No of women trained - 3000 </li></ul>Project VKC (Village Knowledge Center) Impact
  11. 11. <ul><li>Aim is to support children of low income families </li></ul><ul><li>The Scholarship covers from Jr.Kg to Post Graduation and also covers working students </li></ul><ul><li>1000 students from all over India have benefited from the Scheme so far </li></ul>Project Gyanjyot Impact
  12. 12. Chess software for blind Netra Talk 64 IT education for blind Disability
  13. 13. <ul><li>Aim is to bring about a positive changes in the lives of visually impaired through IT training and education. </li></ul><ul><li>The Foundation has initiated Project Netra and has set up two Advanced Computer Training Centers for the Visually Impaired in Mumbai </li></ul><ul><li>The students are also given personality enhancement training so that they can interact with people confidently </li></ul><ul><li>Help is given to students for getting placed in IT companies </li></ul><ul><li>No of students: 110 basic course students, 10 students in hardware course and 50 advance course students </li></ul><ul><li>No of students in jobs: 40 advance course students are doing jobs in various IT companies, call centers and other companies </li></ul>Project Netra Impact
  14. 14. <ul><li>Aim is to help blind play chess on equal footing with sighted persons </li></ul><ul><li>Chess Software for the Blind (TALK 64) has provided more than 1 lakh practice games, along with different openings and variations </li></ul><ul><li>The software has speech and multiple language support with user-friendly interface </li></ul><ul><li>GTL Foundation has entrusted All India Chess Federation for Blind (AICFB) for the promotion and distribution of Talk 64 software </li></ul><ul><li>2000 visually impaired people play chess with Talk 64 chess software. </li></ul>Project Talk 64 Impact
  15. 15. Curative Medical Care Arogya Emergency Medical Assistance Preventive Health for Rural Areas Health
  16. 16. <ul><li>Aim is to improve the health of people living in rural areas </li></ul><ul><li>The services are offered through a mobile health van for remote rural areas of Sindhudurg district. </li></ul><ul><li>The health van provides health awareness, free checkup and medicine for the rural people who cant afford to go to hospitals </li></ul><ul><li>The mobile van is fitted with modern medical instruments and also has one specialist doctor </li></ul><ul><li>The mobile van usually visits rural schools, and conducts awareness campaigns on various medical issues with villagers and farmers </li></ul><ul><li>No of medical Camps: 20 </li></ul><ul><li>No of people covered: More than 4000 </li></ul>Project Arogya Impact
  17. 17. <ul><li>Aim is to provide Emergency Medical Assistance and relief to General Public suffering from life threatening disease, critical illness and fatal accidents </li></ul><ul><li>The scheme has benefited people with low income and no insurance and health policies. </li></ul><ul><li>No of cases supported: more than 200 </li></ul>Project Emergency Medical Assistance Impact
  18. 18. Employee’s Initiative Pralay Employee Volunteerism Natural Disaster relief Community Support to NGOs Community Development
  19. 19. <ul><li>Aim is to help people affected by natural calamities like floods, earth quakes etc </li></ul><ul><li>The foundation extends both material and financial support </li></ul><ul><li>Construction of 30 new houses for Tsunami victims in Tamil Nadu. </li></ul><ul><li>Financial Assistance to 300 people </li></ul>Project Pralay Impact
  20. 20. GTL Foundation has launched Employee Volunteerism Program to encourage active employee volunteerism. Employee Volunteers are known as Positrons and they are actively engaged in various volunteerism and social causes. <ul><li>25 volunteers group had taken part in World Changers Program 2008-09. </li></ul><ul><li>60 volunteers participated in Mumbai Marathon 2010, 30 volunteers in Delhi Marathon 2009. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2009, 155 volunteers donated blood. </li></ul><ul><li>15 volunteers engage in the development of street children, staying with AASARA (NGO) </li></ul><ul><li>5 volunteers assist in soft skill development and English language training program for visually impaired students. </li></ul>Employee Volunteerism Impact
  21. 21. <ul><li>Art of Giving is a voluntary pay roll giving initiative of GTL Foundation to encourage Global Group employees to donate to the Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Employees also come forward on need basis in case of emergencies </li></ul><ul><li>500 Global Group employees are donating to the Foundation regularly through payroll giving program </li></ul>Art of Giving Impact
  22. 22. <ul><li>AASARA Children’s Home – Support the education of orphan / street children. </li></ul><ul><li>Stree Mukti Sanghatana – Support the livelihood training of 50 adolescent girls. </li></ul><ul><li>Gyanamrut Shikshan Mandal – Support to 3 Non-formal school benefiting 100 tribal children. </li></ul><ul><li>Helen Keller Institute for Deaf and DeafBlind - Supported the construction and setting up of Training & Diagnostic Center </li></ul>Support to other NGOs and Project partners <ul><li>Reach Education Action Program (REAP) - Supported 3 Non Formal education centers for slum children’s. </li></ul><ul><li>Concern India Foundation - Support through Mumbai Marathon. </li></ul><ul><li>Rajiv Gandhi Foundation - Project partner for distribution of Tri Wheeler motorized vehicle for the handicapped people. </li></ul><ul><li>NASSCOM Foundation - Partner for Village Knowledge Center. </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>The Family India : Partnered for World Changers Employee Volunteerism Program </li></ul><ul><li>Eye Bank Co-ordination and Research Center : Partner for Eye Donation Awareness Campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Think Foundation: Partnered for Blood Donation Camp </li></ul><ul><li>Warrier Foundation : Support to Old Age Home computer lab.   </li></ul>Support to other NGOs and Project partners <ul><li>All India Chess Federation for Blind : Project Partner for distribution of Talk 64 and conducting chess championship. </li></ul><ul><li>Thane Police Welfare Fund : Construction of Police Training Center. </li></ul><ul><li>PASSAGES – Support for generating awareness on breast cancer. </li></ul><ul><li>Hamara Footpath – Provided laptop to NGO Hamara Footpath for street children education. </li></ul><ul><li>Vidya Vardhini Foundation Trust - Support to NGO Vidya Vardhini Foundation Trust working with the special children to meet their schooling needs </li></ul>
  24. 24. Feedback received “ Today I am self made person and inspite of my blindness I have achieved financial independence and I owe my success to GTL Foundation’s initiative in computer education for visually challenged. ” ..Dipti Amare, Computer Instructor at GTL Foundation Advanced Computer Center, Masjid Bunder. “ Thanks to GTL Foundation, that it trusted me and my capabilities as against the general myth. I was always given responsibilities and freedom to work to the best of my capabilities” Zujar Shabbit Kanchwala, now working with a software company Mphasis as a software engineer, has served GTL Foundation as a Computer Instructor “ When I was 10 years Old, visitors who came to our school asked me what do you want to become. I replied – engineer. They laughed. I didn’t understand why, but later I realized they laughed because I was blind. Thanks to GTL Foundation now I have wings for my dreams, and am sure I will become a software engineer in 2 years” Raju Singh, Trainer at Computer Lab for the Blind, GTL Foundation “ I have joined Siemens and am working as computer programmer in Siemens. I had joined the first batch of the advanced computer programming batch of GTL Foundation. This course has provided me opportunity to develop my professional qualifications. This course does not become turning point in my life, but it definitely prepared a way to turn my life ”.. Sanjeev S Chaudhari, former student at the Computer Lab for the Blind, GTL Foundation.
  25. 25. Feedback received <ul><li>“ Village Knowledge Center has played a vital role in imparting IT education and awareness among women on health issues. I am proud because of GTL Foundation’s effort small and visible changes are happening in our life” ….Ujawala Mistry, Coordinator-VKC Pinguli </li></ul><ul><li>“ I am enjoying my work at VKC. It has given me an opportunity to learn more about IT and spread computer literacy in rural areas. Without computer literacy we will not achieve full literacy” …..Nandini Sawant, VKC Devruk </li></ul>
  26. 26. Awards & Recognitions Business for Social Responsibility Award Business for Social Responsibility Award for Corporate Social Responsibility 2006 Bombay Stock Exchange Limited in association with Times Now felicitated GTL's CSR initiative by presenting it with the &quot;Corporate Governance Business for Social Responsibility&quot; Award in 2006.   Pegasus Silver Award GTL was honored with the &quot;Silver Award in the Pegasus Corporate Social Responsibility Awards&quot;. The Pegasus Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2007 held in Mumbai on 12/12/2007. Best Employer of the blind GTL has been selected by National Association for the Blind (NAB) India, to receive the 12th Piloo Dorab Khambatta Memorial Award for this year under the category of &quot;Best Employer of the Blind&quot; on March 14, 2006.
  27. 27. President of India Award GTL employee was choosen as the “Best employee in the blind category” and was felicitated by the President of India for our CSR efforts Best practices in IES CSR award GTL Foundation was honored at Indian Education Society Management College and Research Centre Udaan 2009,for the best practices in CSR on the 5th March, 2009. IES, Mumbai and Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (MACCIA) instituted the award. Golden Peacock Award for Innovation GTL was honored with the Golden Peacock Innovation Award for the Knowledge on Wheels, a CSR initiative of GTL.   Awards and Recognitions
  28. 28. making a better world Thank You