On 22nd March, 2017, in Mumbai, the American Chamber of Commerce in India organized an event in partnership with Habitat For Humanity India. The focus of this event was ‘ImPact 50-50 India: CSR Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation in 100 Districts in India’.
The 1st keynote address of the event, Mr. Rajan Samuel, Managing Director, Habitat for Humanity India, shared insight into the CSR impact in housing and sanitation while focussing on the strategy impact 50-50: multi-sector, multi-year and multi-donor approach to make ‘Housing for All’ and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a reality, district by district in India.
Kalyan is the first Indian corporate to support Habitat for Humanity India’s new initiative Impact 50-50, which aims to work in 100 districts across the country for providing shelter and sanitation for people at the bottom of the society’s pyramid.
Kalyan Jewellers and Habitat will build 750 homes in phase one, followed by 1,250 homes in the second phase. The homes are to be built in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and Telangana.