This policy, encompasses the company’s philosophy for delineating its responsibility as a Corporate Citizen and lays down the guidelines and mechanism for carrying out socially useful activities / projects and programmes for welfare and sustainability, development of community at large and is titled “EWAC’s CSR Policy”.
EWAC ALLOYSLIMITED recognizing its social and statutory responsibilities has adopted a policy to make a positive difference to the society. The Company recognizes that it cannot be present at all places and hence the fewer projects under the CSR which could have impact on the society at large and tradesmen in particular.
The Concept of CSR has gained prominence and EWAC has adopted a CSR policy as a strategic tool for sustainable growth not with just and intent to invest funds in social activity but to integrate the business processes with the social processes.
To commit for enhanced value-creation for the Society, to compete for our shareholders, stakeholders and the communities we live in, by taking up activities and initiatives for sustainable growth for the society, the safety and well being of workers being deeply committed to socio economic development in its areas of operation.
To mobilise core competencies of EWAC and resources of business to facilitate working in partnership on projects that benefit communities and workers.Our focus is safety, skill development of workers along with working with communities in our vicinity.
The main objective of this CSR policy is to lay down guidelines to make CSR a key business process for sustainable development of the society, while complying with the statutory requirements of the Companies Act, 2013.
This policy would ensure increased commitment at all levels in the organisation to operate its business in an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable manner, while recognising the interests of all its stakeholders. The CSR activities and initiatives would enable the company to get the good will of the community and help reinforce a positive and socially responsible image for the Company.
Funding & Allocation
For achieving the CSR objectives, EWAC will allocate 2% of its average net profits arrived at for the three preceding years as provided under Section 135 of the Companies Act, 2013.
a. Promoting Education, vocations skills
b. Safety, Right Usage for external Workers.
c. Environment Management
d. Any other areas as may be decided by the Internal Committee.
CSR programmes will be undertaken by the Corporate Office to the best possible extent within the defined ambit of the above identified heads. By and large it may be ensured that at least 50% of the CSR programmes are executed in and around the areas adjoining EWAC Offices / Plant.
EWAC may employ the assistance of voluntary organisations (NGOs), Education Institutions, Trusts, Missions, Self-help groups, Government and semi government organisations, professional consultancy organisation and others.
The above guidelines would form the framework around which the CSR activities would be undertaken. EWAC will review the policy from time to time based on changing needs and aspirations of the target beneficiaries, statutory needs and make suitable modifications as may be necessary