The vision of the Foundation is to work towards sustainable development, and over all, well-being of the society by enriching the lives of the socio-economically weaker and under-privileged sections. The objective is to ensure a balanced and sustainable development of regions, by working with stakeholders, that is crucial to their development and vitality.
The mission of the Foundation is to work towards sustainable development, and over all, well-being of the society by enriching the lives of the socio-economically weaker and under-privileged sections. The objective is to ensure a balanced and sustainable development of regions, by working with stakeholders, that is crucial to their development and vitality.
In India, we are focusing on achieving a holistic development of our children by initiating programs with the objective to:
In one such initiative, we joined hands with Senior Secondary School, Wazirabad, Gurugram, in 2017, to build upon four crucially connected dimensions- social, academic, infrastructural and organizational, to ensure our efforts, and contribute to a holistic development of the students, while ensuring sustainability and capability building. In 2018, on the auspicious occasion of Diwali, SUEZ invited under-privileged children through SMILE Foundation to spend their day in the corporate office with our employees. The children and employees participated in fun activities together. SUEZ also pledged its support for sponsoring the education of these children for a year.
Women empowerment has been one of main pillars of our CSR initiatives, and we intend to do that by ensuring accessibility and equal opportunities for women to quality education and skill development. To bridge the gender gaps in education and workforce participation, it has been our objective to initiate and ensure:
Being a global environmental services company, promoting the protection and conservation of natural resources are our responsibilities. We would like to support watershed management, rainwater harvesting, soil conservation and sustainable agriculture initiatives. We have been ssupporting initiatives that make communities greener, cleaner and environment-friendly. Towards this purpose, we continuously work with the communities to sensitize and train them. SUEZ Foundation - India organized various competitions at school level, such as, painting competitions in New Delhi, and Kolkata, etc. We also want to promote plantation, waste management, and support new and renewable energy projects.
Providing humanitarian assistance and support to disaster victims has been one of the focus areas of SUEZ Foundation - India. In 2018, when devastating floods struck almost all the districts of state of Kerala, causing major catastrophe, SUEZ Foundation - India provided support in the following areas:
The Foundation intends to support the Government of India’s initiatives in cleanliness and increase awareness on water, sanitization, health and hygiene, both among the urban and rural masses, with a special focus on school children and urban slums. We also want to initiate programs, that support access to drinking water and sanitation facilities, both in urban or rural areas.
We also want to encourage SUEZ employee volunteering programs that focuses on: