Year 2021 «« Back To Home
Amazon Web Services Inc.
USA
Tristar Group
UAE
IT] [Liquid Logistics]

Amazon Web Services Inc., Seattle, USA provides data services i.e. data processing, hosting and related activities to its clients worldwide. Company has embedded CSR in its working; and global leadership creates aspirational targets for areas of focus for CSR; monitor and assess to achieve them. Company’s team meet the community partners and stakeholders on regular frequency. Employee engagement is a pillar of company’s policy. A social project titled ‘AWS Think Big Space in India’ with objective to transform the lives of migrant workers by use of setting up labs in 10 government schools in Navi Mumbai. Company has management dashboards that track how senior executives are with volunteering and community engagement. At a global level, company implements 3 signature events across all locations i.e. tech week to engage teachers, educators, community mentors; girls’ tech day to inspire and empower young girls; family tech services to inspire employees to engage with their families in a fun and educational way.

Tristar Group, UAE is a fully integrated liquid logistics business serving the downstream oil and gas industry and has global presence in 21 countries in Middle-East, Africa, Asia, the pacific and the Americas. Company’s approach towards CSR is driven through its environment, social and governance (ESG) Framework directed by ESG Committee. Board of Directors provide the strategic direction on all matters including the CSR Policy and projects. A social project ‘Safety at Sea’ is in place to address the topic of mental health amongst seafarers. A partnership is formed with the local NGO/community before any project is initiated, to address concerns raised by local community/local government. Internal audit is conducted for all CSR programs. CSR activities ensures regular source of income to economically poor families. During Covid-19, 10,000 meals were provided to affected communities as part of Dubai government meals commitment.

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited
Thailand
[Oil Production]

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited, Thailand is a subsidiary of the state-owned PTT Public Limited Company (63.79% shares). The main products are crude oil, natural gas, LPG and condensate. Company has in place a CSR Policy for community support, social development and environmental conservation implementation in all operational areas. CSR spend was at 13.01 Million USD in 2021 towards CSR activities on education, environment and culture. The social project ‘The Waste to Energy’ in place. 5500 farmers, villagers, local government agencies were provided knowledge of community waste management, innovative bio-gas production and self-sufficiency. Company’s CSR projects have been developed under the strategic planning process which comprise of 4 steps viz. stakeholder analysis, development of strategic projects, implementation and monitoring, evaluation to measure success.

Year 2020
WNS (Holdings) Limited
USA
International Business Machines Corporation
USA
[BPO] [IT]
WNS (Holdings) Limited, USA is listed in New York Stock Exchange and is delivering business services management solutions. The vision of WNS is to enrich children/youth with real-life skills for under-privileged and poor. Attached to each beneficiary school is a Learning Centre that designs programmes and activates course customized to the needs of that school. Some customized programmes are: self-defence course for female students in Mumbai; English course in Poland; and providing computers in Sri Lankan Village.

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) provides data, information technology solutions to create value by enabling new capabilities for clients, IT implementation services, digital and cognitive enterprise systems. A social project ‘STEM for Girls across India’ was launched as a 3 year program to help high school girls throughout India by promoting digital literacy, coding / tech skills, career development and empowerment with a goal to advance skills to 200,000 girls across India. In 2019, the company worked with 10 states to reach over 600 secondary schools and 78,000 students to create impact across technical skills, career planning, life skills, eco system enablement / awareness. Career readiness education model led by IBM grew to more than 220 schools serving 150,000 students in 24 countries. During the year IBMers in 92 countries provided 1.25 million hours of sophisticated assistance to local communities and schools as participants in the IBM volunteer initiative.

Tristar Group
UAE
Shell Philippines Exploration B.V.
Philippines
[Liquid Logistics] [Oil Production]
Tristar Group, UAE provides services to shipping, owning and chartering, aviation fuel supply, specialized warehousing, and port agency facilities. The Tristar steering committee is led by Chief Executive Officer and board members. The focus areas of activities are: Employment for the disabled/poor; social infrastructure; education; healthcare; and water supply. Its CSR activities are widely spread in African countries like Sudan and Congo. CSR activities of School education and healthcare through annual blood donation and screening camps have made their impact.

Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. (SPEX) explores and supplies natural gas as safe, reliable efficiently provided cleaner, sustainable and affordable energy. A social project ‘Kilusan Ligtas Malaria aka Movement against Malaria’ was initiated by Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc. (PSFI) with objective to protect communities from threatening illness and other health related concerns. Out of 81 provinces in the country, 60 have been recognized as malaria-free, 18 have reached zero (elimination phase and waiting to be declared malaria-free), leaving 3 provinces with local transmission. Under Taal Relief Assistance program implemented in 2020, wherein 100 participants from Shell and its contractors, gathered and rendered relief assistance to 5000 individuals situated in the evacuation camp in Batangas City.

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited
Thailand
Evalueserve AG
Switzerland
[Oil Production] [Research and Analytics]
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited, Thailand is a national petroleum exploration and production company. Its Board approves CSR roadmap, strategy, budget and work plan for projects and activities. Strategic planning process for CSR projects comprises of four steps: Stakeholder analysis; development of strategic projects; implementation and monitoring; and evaluation on the basis of social return-on-investment. The company has introduced a “Love your Neighbours” Project which is based on volunteering by the company’s staff. A crab hatchery learning centre project has been launched. Evalueserve AG, Switzerland is a leading company specialized in consulting, knowledge services, analytics and digital platforms. The strategies to execute development activities are: setting clear priorities, implementing CSR activities and evaluating the strategy. It has undertaken CSR projects in following categories: skill development, primary education, better living and support for persons with disabilities, women empowerment and healthcare. Employee participation through volunteering in community development works is a special approach. The company is supporting CSR activities in a number of countries including, China, India, Chile and Romania.
Year 2019
WNS (Holdings) Limited
USA
Aster DM Healthcare
UAE
[BPO] [Healthcare]
WNS (Holdings) Limited, USA is listed in New York Stock Exchange and is delivering business services management solutions. The vision of WNS is to enrich children/youth with real-life skills for under-privileged and poor. Attached to each beneficiary school is a Learning Centre that designs programmes and activates course customized to the needs of that school. Some customized programmes are: self-defence course for female students in Mumbai; English course in Poland; and providing computers in Sri Lankan Village. Aster DM Healthcare, UAE provides quality healthcare at affordable costs to its patients. Its CSR programme is based on the strategy to involve stakeholders in CSR activities through one-on-one meetings, website, social media and print and media channels and newsletters. Key positive impact of CSR programmes include remote villages in India covered through mobile clinics undertaking early detection of cancer, free dialysis and other medical facilities. Over four lakh people benefited through mobile medical services.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited
India
Tristar Group
UAE
[IT] [Liquid Logistics]
Tata Consultancy Services Limited, India is a unit of Tata Group engaged in IT enabled services and IT consultancy. The company focuses in its CSR programme, on “impact through empowerment”. CSR activities are tailored to specific needs. Employee volunteering programme is spread over all continents. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) educational programme in North America Project “goIT” is completely free of cost. It offers in-person, industry-led mentorship to middle and high school students from under represented communities. The programme impacted directly more than 25,000 students, expanded into 77 cities across the US and Canada. Tristar Group, UAE provides services to shipping, owning and chartering, aviation fuel supply, specialized warehousing, and port agency facilities. The Tristar steering committee is led by Chief Executive Officer and board members. The focus areas of activities are: Employment for the disabled/poor; social infrastructure; education; healthcare; and water supply. Its CSR activities are widely spread in African countries like Sudan and Congo. CSR activities of School education and healthcare through annual blood donation and screening camps have made their impact.
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited
Thailand
Emirates National Oil Company (L.L.C.)
UAE
[Oil Production] [Oil Production]
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited, Thailand is a national petroleum exploration and production company. Its Board approves CSR roadmap, strategy, budget and work plan for projects and activities. Strategic planning process for CSR projects comprises of four steps: Stakeholder analysis; development of strategic projects; implementation and monitoring; and evaluation on the basis of social return-on-investment. The company has introduced a “Love your Neighbours” Project which is based on volunteering by the company’s staff. A crab hatchery learning centre project has been launched. Emirates National Oil Company (L.L.C), UAE is a wholly owned entity of the Government of Dubai. The company owns and operates in the field of exploration and production, supply and operations of aviation fuel and petroleum products for commercial and industrial use. CSR focused areas, based on stakeholder consultations are: environment, health and safety and education benefiting youth, economically/socially disadvantaged groups, and children. The Carbon Ambassador Programme aims to involve university students and professionals with UAE’s activities in line with the green economy and sustainable development initiative. Al Noor Training Centre for children with special needs has been specially developed.
Evalueserve AG
Switzerland
[Research and Analytics]

Evalueserve AG, Switzerland is a leading company specialized in consulting, knowledge services, analytics and digital platforms. The strategies to execute development activities are: setting clear priorities, implementing CSR activities and evaluating the strategy. It has undertaken CSR projects in following categories: skill development, primary education, better living and support for persons with disabilities, women empowerment and healthcare. Employee participation through volunteering in community development works is a special approach. The company is supporting CSR activities in a number of countries including, China, India, Chile and Romania.

Year 2018
Tata Motors Limited
India
Tristar Group
UAE
[Automobile [Liquid Logistics]
Tata Motors Limited is a leading global automobile manufacturer of cars, utility vehicles, buses, trucks and defence vehicles. The company's CSR expenditure was Rs. 21.43 Crore in 2017-18. It has clearly defined Key Performance Indicators to monitor and evaluate the progress of CSR projects. Focus areas for CSR programs are health, education, employability and environment. Annually over 40,000 students from municipal schools are administered with extra classes on Maths, Science and English on a daily basis leading to increase in pass percentage of students from 69% in 2016 to 80% in 2017. Annually, the company skills over 70,000 school dropout unemployed youths and farmers. Over 80% of the trained youth found employment post-training with average salary close to Rs. 1 Lakh per year. Tristar is a fully integrated liquid logistic company operating in 18 countries across the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific and Central America. Regular road safety and pedestrian safety campaigns are conducted at schools and for the public. In UAE and other operations, the CSR programs involve employee volunteering time for health, road safety awareness, special needs and children support. In Guam, coastal clean-ups, school renovations, adoption of roads and cancer care fundraising activities are part of the CSR program. In South Sudan and Kenya, support for education in schools is its major activity.
Emirates National Oil Company (L.L.C.)
UAE
Reliance Industries Limited
India
[Oil Production] [Petrochemical]
Emirates National Oil Company owns and operates assets in the fields of exploration and production, supply and operations, terminals, fuel retail, aviation fuel and petroleum products for commercial and industrial use. The total CSR spending was USD 4.2 Million in 2017-18. The focus areas for CSR were: education; healthcare; food programs for communities (during Ramadan); infrastructure development. CSR initiatives includes: knowledge and awareness programs for 1500 students; scholarship for post graduate studies; exhibits for Dubai aquarium and underwater zoo; and development of polyclinic to treat up to 100 patients a day. Reliance Industries Limited is a leading oil exploration and production players of India. CSR fund allocated was Rs. 745 Crore in 2017-18. Focus areas for CSR were rural transformation, health, environment, education and sports, disaster response, arts, heritage and culture, and urban renewal. Impact of CSR activities: livelihood for more than 12 lakh farmers, fisher folks and livestock owners enhanced; over 7,000 hectares of land brought under cultivation; water harvesting and conservation efforts resulted in bringing 8,800 hectares land under irrigation; water harvesting structures created to collect over 14 billion liters of rainwater.
Year 2017
Doha Bank
Qatar
Dubai Customs - Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation (PCFC)
UAE
[Financial Sector (Banking)] [Government]
Doha Bank is the third largest local conventional bank by assets in Qatar and it provides domestic and international banking services. Doha Bank is involved in social activities such as 'Beach Clean-up' event, conducting the 'Al Dana Green Run' wherein about 6000 residents supported the event, the Eco-Schools Program awards as well as blood donation drive in coordination with Hamad Medical Corporation. Jointly with the Ministry of Environment, it organized the Beach Clean-up Campaign with the Al Wakra Municipality under the theme, “Save the Beaches, Save the Fishes, Save the Future”. Dubai Customs is a fully Government owned organization and it covers all trade moving in and out of Dubai; national or international. Dubai Customs has a detailed CSR Policy which covers both long and short term goals and objectives. Key projects include: Awareness Campaign about Customs and Inspection at Pavilion in Kidzania benefitting more than 300,000 children; Fishermen’s Accommodation project benefitting more than 700 fishermen. In partnership with an NGO, it has supported building a mosque in Somalia, where more than 600 individuals perform Friday prayer; and 120 male and female learners are studying Holy Quran in the school.
Al Jazeera International Catering LLC
UAE
IRPC Public Company Limited
Thailand
[Hospitality] [Petrochemical]
Al Jazeera International Catering LLC (JIC) is an Abu Dhabi (UAE) based company. It provides Catering, Housekeeping and Laundry services to oil fields, remote sites, workers’ villages and educational institutions across Abu Dhabi. Managing Director of JIC, is the highest official nominated for overseeing the CSR policy and activities. JIC’s community involvement activities include relief supplies campaigns for the needy and the poor of the gulf region, daily bread and fruit donations through Red Crescent, daily lunch donation to the under privileged and blood donation campaign in co-ordination with blood banks in Abu Dhabi. JIC has developed a six-weeks internship program for Emirates Nationals, interested in understanding the finer aspects of catering operations. It helps to develop entrepreneurial skills of the nationals. IRPC Public Company Limited operates integrated petro-chemical company located in its own industrial area in Rayong Province of Thailand. CSR strategy campaigns are included in its five year strategy. Its CSR projects emphasize on Health programme, Living quality development programme and Drinking water projects. It also focuses on Community development and Environmental conservation. IRPC Technology College, a vocational institute has a school-factory curriculum to familiarize school children with modern tools and equipment and thereby make them suitable for employment.
Year 2016
WNS Global Services (P) Limited
India
Doha Bank
Qatar
[BPO] [Financial Sector (Banking)]
WNS Global Services (P) Ltd is a global business company delivering services in finance and accounting, human resource, research and analytics, technology solutions and industries specific processes. The company identified education as the thrust area under CSR, on the basis of poll among its employees in 2011. The mission is to educate, empower and enrich underprivileged children and youths and create an impact in the society through meaningful education. Twenty programmes are running in over 170 beneficiary schools in 19 cities around the world, having impacted lives of over 84,000 children, Key results achieved are Computer literacy, and Real life skills through workshops. Doha Bank provided banking services for individuals, commercial, corporate and institutional clients. The bank ensures that efficient resource utilization and protection of the environment provide a valuable benefit to customers and communities. The partnership agreement between Doha Bank and UNESCO has established Eco Schools. The objective is to encourage schools of any discipline from pre-school to university level to pro-actively participate in the implementation of good environmental practices, reduction of carbon footprint, increased eco-consciousness and support children to become environmental advocates at young age.
IRPC Public Company Limited
Thailand
[Petrochemical]
IRPC Public Company Limited operates integrated petro-chemical company located in its own industrial area in Rayong Province of Thailand. CSR strategy campaigns are included in its five year strategy. Its CSR projects emphasize on Health programme, Living quality development programme and Drinking water projects. It also focuses on Community development and Environmental conservation. IRPC Technology College, a vocational institute has a school-factory curriculum to familiarize school children with modern tools and equipment and thereby make them suitable for employment.