AHMEDABAD (February 17, 2016): Adani Enterprises Ltd, the flagship company of the Adani Group, was awarded the “Energy and Environment Foundation Global CSR Awards 2016” in the Platinum category. The Award was presented on the final day of the 6th World PetroCoal Congress - 2016 held in New Delhi on 17th February, 2016.
Uma Shankar, Adani Enterprises Ltd received the award that was presented by Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha Meenakshi Lekhi, amidst high profile delegates. Present in the audience. Anil Razdan, former Secretary Power, Government of India and Alok Perti, former Secretary, Coal India were among the distinguished guests who accompanied Ms. Lekhi to present the award to Adani Enterprises Ltd for outstanding achievement in implementing CSR programs for strengthening core business with social commitment.
Speaking on the achievement Adani Group’s spokesperson said, “We are delighted with this recognition and congratulate the entire team for their efforts. Awards like these encourage us to strive harder and reach new heights. The Adani Group is based on three core values – Courage, Trust and Commitment. Our employees across the group imbibe these values as a way of life which binds all of them together, coming from diverse cultures, as “One Team – One Adani”.
The Global CSR Awards is organised by the Energy and Environment Foundation. The award aims at recognizing and honouring outstanding organisations that are taking responsibility for defining a commercial future by adding value based on the ethics & values of corporate citizenship, transparent accountability, life cycle stewardship, strategic sustainability and conducting fair business in a disciplined manner that delivers a shared future for all stakeholders through commitment. The Awards encourage and celebrate the responsible business movement across the globe.