& Corporate Social
The programmes and projects undertaken by this Centre spearhead social entrepreneurship, thus creating social entrepreneurs who recognize inherent disadvantages rooted in society and come out with market driven innovative solutions to address the problem. The Institute also assists / partners in CSR projects of corporates. In a major resettlement and rehabilitation project, Micro Entrepreneurship Development Programmes (MEDPs) were conducted in Orissa under the umbrella of CSR project supported by the Vedanta Group. Vocational Guidance and Skill Development of Youths also assumes priority in the Centre activities. On the front of CSR, emphasis is also on enterprise development, self employment, livelihood and incubation.
- Instituted a distance education programme in Social
Entrepreneurship for imparting knowledge, education
and skills to set up social enterprises
- Extended management, advisory, monitoring and
execution support for the project, 'City Sanitation
Planning & Implementation of Cleaner Cities'
covering urban areas of Gujarat
- Created a cadre of trainers on social
- Under CSR initiative of corporates trained youth to
set up micro enterprises.
6455 youths trained
CSR support of