Schedule VII : Section 135
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(See sections 135)

The Schedule VII of Section 135 clearly spells out activities which may be included by companies in their Corporate Social Responsibility Policies.
These are activities relating to:—
(i) eradicating extreme hunger and poverty (Same as GOAL 1)
(ii) promotion of education (Refined version of GOAL 2)
(iii) promoting gender equality and empowering women (Same as GOAL 3)
(iv) reducing child mortlity and improving maternal health; (Same as GOAL 4 & 5)
(v) combating human immunodeficiency virus, acquired immune deficiency syndrome, malaria and other diseases;(Same as GOAL 6)
(vi) ensuring environmental sustainability (Same as GOAL 7)
(vii) employment enhancing vocational skills (New)
(viii) social business projects (New)
(ix) contribution to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund or any other fund set up by the Central Government or the State Governments for socioeconomic development and relief and funds for the welfare of the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, other backward classes, minorities and women (New)
(x) such other matters as may be prescribed. (Very loose)

CSRidentity.com has talked to Indian citizens and feel their views are :
These activities seem to be similar to 8 MDG commitments shared below :
Goal 1: Eradicate extreme poverty & hunger
Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education
Goal 3: Promote gender equality and empower women
Goal 4: Reduce child mortality
Goal 5: Improve maternal health
Goal 6: Combat hiv/aids, malaria and other diseases
Goal 7: Ensure environmental sustainability
Goal 8: Develop a global partnership for development

CSRidentity.com wants that somehow we must add following issues
Addiction; Affirmative Action; Agriculture & Animal Husbandry; Art, Culture, Heritage; Disability; Elderly or senior citizens; Mental Health ; Migration;
Sports ; Rural Development; Tourism; Urban Development; Water ; Youth;
Difficult regions
Click here for some information of the above issues

See world map below. If this country looks smaller in the world map, imagine how small it will be in the Universe.
CSRidentity.com thinks you are a world citizen. There are more than 7.6 billion citizens in this world.
So you may be too small in number terms, but you have a BIG role.
Normally when you are alive, you do something good for yourself, your family, friends, relatives.
But dont think myopic, if one integrates all the citizens in the world, all of you together make a BIG impact.
So do something
helpful to your country, this world, this climate and this universe.
Then it will be good to live & leave this world.

CSRidentity.com plans to reachout to corporates, NGOs, FAs, Philanthropists, Media, foreign embassies, government officials worldover
And we believe celebrities have a much bigger role because they have great power to influence their followers.

For details, contact Datacentre.