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15th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards 2024

Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited (SJVN), a leading power generation company, has been conferred with two prestigious awards at the recently held 15th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards 2024. These awards recognize SJVN’s outstanding contributions in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Points to Remember:

The CIDC Vishwakarma Awards are organized by the Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC).Winning these awards highlights SJVN’s commitment to positive social change through its CSR initiatives.

Awards Bestowed on SJVN:

  1. Achievement Award for Creating Social Development & Impact: This award acknowledges SJVN’s impactful CSR programs that have demonstrably improved the lives of people in the communities surrounding its operations.
  2. CIDC Partners in Progress Trophy: This trophy signifies SJVN’s ongoing dedication to social development and its role as a responsible corporate citizen that partners with communities for shared progress.

Focus on Social Responsibility:

  • SJVN undertakes all its CSR initiatives through a registered trust called the SJVN Foundation.
  • The company has dedicated significant resources to CSR activities, investing over Rs. 450 crores across various areas.

Key Areas of SJVN’s CSR Focus:

Education & Skill Development:

SJVN’s programs aim to empower individuals with knowledge and skills to improve their employability.

Health & Hygiene:

The company supports initiatives that promote good health and sanitation practices within communities.

Infrastructural Development & Community Asset Creation:

SJVN contributes to building essential infrastructure and community assets that benefit local residents.

Preservation & Promotion of Local Culture and Sports:

SJVN recognizes the importance of preserving cultural heritage and encourages sports participation for a healthy lifestyle.

Sustainable Development and Assistance during Natural Disasters:

The company is committed to promoting environmental sustainability and supporting communities during times of natural calamities.

Way Forward:

SJVN’s recognition at the 15th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards is a testament to the company’s dedication to social responsibility. Winning these awards for the third consecutive year demonstrates SJVN’s consistent and impactful efforts. The company remains committed to furthering its CSR initiatives and creating a lasting positive social impact in the communities it serves.