Case Studies: UK success in India

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Pernod Ricard

At Pernod Ricard India, we envision transforming our communities and accelerating local development near our plants and in areas of national priorities. Within our larger community transformation purpose, we believe that supporting women and in fact all genders, across all sectors is essential to unleash the next wave of growth and development for the country. […]


Diageo is a company built by entrepreneurs and people of extraordinary character. Since Arthur Guinness signed a 9,000 year lease and John Walker & Sons sent the finest whisky from Scotland to the world, we’ve had ambition. We intend to become the best performing, most trusted and respected consumer products company in the world. Society […]


As the financial, environmental, and social climates of our planet continuously shift, BSI’s founding purpose to benefit society is more relevant now than ever before. By shaping, sharing, embedding, assessing, and supporting industry best practice, for 120 years BSI has equipped organisations with the tools and techniques they need to turn today’s challenges into tomorrow’s […]

The Innovating for Clean Air (IfCA) project is a two-year joint initiative running until March 2021 led by Energy Systems Catapult, and its partners Connected Places Catapult and Satellite Applications Catapult. The programme aims to support UK and Indian firms in developing innovations to improve air quality and tackle pollution at source in Bengaluru by […]


HSBC partnered with over 40 non-profit organisation to support the immediate disaster relief and livelihood and rehabilitation efforts in the communities across India. The support to communities is twofold; to ensure the communities socio-economic & livelihood conditions are balanced between immediate relief and long-term livelihood & rehabilitations efforts. The first phase focused on immediate relief […]

Cairn’s investment in India saw the company transform the Ravva oil and gas field along India’s eastern coast, which was producing just c.3,000 barrels of oil per day (bopd) when Cairn took over operatorship in the mid-1990s. Within 18 months, Cairn increased production to 50,000 bopd. Ravva is still in production more than two decades […]

Durham University

Agritechnology Rice is the staple food source for the majority of the world’s poor. Flooding is a significant threat to rice production in the developing world. It is estimated that rice paddy loss to flooding amounts to millions of tonnes of rice lost per year in India alone. Large parts of the Indian subcontinent were […]

India is facing the challenge of meeting an increasing demand for cooling in a sustainable way. There is a rapidly increasing demand for cooling in buildings and in the cold chain for food and medicines etc which would lead to an eight fold increase in cooling needs by 2037/38 compared to 2017/18. Meeting this increased […]

Together, UEA with University of Hyderabad have been working on University Social Responsibility in India starting in 2019. The project convenors organised a series of policy dialogues and academic sessions on University Social Responsibility in India and Beyond. These informed their jointly authored guidebook on ‘University Social Responsibility: From Dialogue to Implementation’. They produced this […]

BT India

120 million adolescent girls in India struggle to gain access to education, healthcare, and other critical needs. The country faces a digital skills gap and girls are again left behind. The Internet and Mobile Association of India for example states women account for just 29% of India’s online population. BT supports the Education Development Impact […]

Rolls-Royce India

As part of this, Rolls-Royce is committed to advancing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects. Accordingly, Rolls-Royce is working towards SDG 4 – Quality Education – in India through several programmes, through which it estimates to have touched the lives of approximately 100,000 children to date through various STEM initiatives in India. More details […]

JCB India

JCB works in partnership with the communities it impacts along with government and non-government institutions. With CSR in mind, JCB is working towards the following Sustainable Development Goals in India: SDG 3: Good health and well-being; SDG 4: Quality Education; SDG 5: Gender Equality; SDG 8: Decent work and Economic growth; SDG 12: Responsible consumption and production A number […]

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