March 05 2019
APM Terminals Pipavav wins Gujarat State CSR Award 2019
APM Terminals Pipavav is honoured to receive the coveted Gujarat State CSR award for “Cohesive & Strategic CSR Partnership”. The award is presented in recognition for the project “Water & Natural Resources Management for Sustainable Agriculture”. Under the project, APM Terminals Pipavav initiated IT enabled information dissemination via an application called mkrishi. It also took into use humidity meter, audio video campaign to use advance technology for better crop management as well as demonstration of contemporary agricultural practices. The project focused on intensive water conservation strategies through lift irrigation, check dams, ponds deepening etc. Approximately 75% farmers in the project area spread across 34 villages, adapted sustainable agriculture practices, leading to increase in farming related income up to 20%. The award was presented by Shri O P Kohli, Hon. Governor of Gujarat, who lauded the company’s strategic initiatives and efforts for sustainable community development through CSR.
APM Terminals Pipavav is committed towards the sustainable development of the community. Our objective is to ensure that every Rupee we spend on CSR activities, enriches the lives of the communities in a sustainable manner.