CSR Initiatives of CIL Inaugurated

  • Inaugurated by the Union Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs, Mr Pralhad Joshi.
  • Three initiatives under the Corporate Social Responsibility of Coal India Limited (CIL).
  • In collaboration with Educational Consultants Limited (EDCIL).National Skill Development Corporation and TATA STRIVE.

Agreement with EDCIL:

  • To provide digital education through smart classrooms and computer laboratories up to 12th standard schools in the Coal Bearing States.
  • 200 schools will be benefited.
  • A thousand smart classrooms are already equipped under the initiative of the Government Coal Companies.

Agreement with NSDC:

  • To establish multi-skilled development institutes in each subsidiary of CIL.
  • To equip the youth with requisite skills based on baseline survey and market requirements.
  • Will be operationalized in Central Coal Limited (CCL) and Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) in 2024-25 on a pilot basis.

Agreement With TATA STRIVE:

  • To ensure employment to 655 unemployed youth in the peripheral area of the coal mines.
  • Will cover training in the domain of assistant electrician, Commis Chefs, F&B Steward, Housekeeping & Front office associates.
  • In four centres – Nagpur, Varanasi, Kamrup- Assam & Chindwara.
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