Modicare (part of Modi Enterprises)
Author: Peter Wonacott & Marilyn Chase, Wall Street Journal
As India grapples with a growing AIDS problem, activists and industry executives have identified the country's 1.3 million call center and outsourcing workers as a surprising new risk group, alongside truckers, migrant workers and prostitutes...some...
Author: David E Bloom, Lakshmi Reddy Bloom, David Steven, Mark Weston, World Economic Forum
[Case study section refers to American International Group (AIG), AngloGold, Anglovaal Mining, BTN, Barrick Gold, BMW, BP, Chevron, DaimlerChrysler, Geita Gold Mine, GM, Gold Fields, IBM, Lafarge, JW Marriott Hotel, Ricky Putra Globalindo, Modicare ...
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- Related companies: African Rainbow Minerals AIG AngloGold Ashanti Barrick Gold BMW BP Chevron DaimlerChrysler (now Daimler) General Motors Gold Fields IBM Lafarge Marriott Modi Enterprises Modicare (part of Modi Enterprises) Nedbank Nestlé Nike Old Mutual Siemens Sony Standard Chartered Tata Group Timberland Unilever Varig (Viação Aérea Rio-Grandense)
Author: Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS
[case studies include: Abbott Laboratories, Accra Brewery, African Rainbow Minerals, Anglo American, AngloGold, Barbados Employers' Confederation, BP, British American Tobacco, Chevron Texaco (now Chevron), Coca–Cola, Compagnie Ivoirienne d...
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Author: Tarun Das and Sharmila Kantha, Indian Express
Indian industry has not lagged behind in efforts to combat the virus...Tata Steel has a large HIV/AIDS prevention and control programme and regularly conducts awareness programmes. Ashok Leyland has reached out to 90,000 truckers during its training...
“Making TB Our Business” - World Economic Forum Launches First-Ever Business Alliance to Fight Tuberculosis to Mark World TB Day
Author: World Economic Forum
The new Business Alliance to Stop TB being launched in India can serve as a model for similar initiatives around the world...The companies involved are Aditya Birla, Larsen Toubro, Lupin Ltd, Modicare Foundation, Novartis India, Reliance Industries,...