1st Southern Region meeting concluded

Tue, 12th August, 2014 @ Bangalore

Global Compact Network India concluded it inaugural Souhtern Region Monthly Knowledge Sharing and Networking Meeting in Bangalore on 1st August 2014 from 3.00 – 5.00 pm, to bring together members, UNGC signatories and other key stakeholders in the region on a platform to discuss on the theme of ‘Corporate Initiative Towards Environmental Footprint Reduction’. The first Monthly Knowledge Sharing and Networking Meeting in Bangalore was hosted and organised by Novozymes South Asia Pvt. Limited. Mr. G.S. Krishnan, Regional President, Novozymes South Asia Pvt. Limited gave the welcome address at the meeting, which was followed by two presentations made on the said theme by Novozymes South Asia Private Limited and VNV Advisory Services LLP. The presentation captured in details the initiatives that are being carried out and the steps that need to be taken to ensure reduction in carbon footprint. The presentation by Novozymes captured the initiative that Novozymes is undertaking to calculate and reduce carbon footprint in its operations. The second presentation during the meeting by VNV Advisory Services LLP discussed on the methods to calculate, reduce and offset carbon emissions thereby contributing to a cleaner environment.