Corteva Agriscience partners with local authorities and implementing partners to safeguard communities and to provide COVID relief via selective CSR projects during the Wave 2 of the pandemic.
Corteva Agriscience collaborated with local governments and non-profit organizations (NGO) to fight pandemic. Corteva CSR teams served more than 2000 patients every day at 13 COVID care centers in Delhi, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Ranchi, Lucknow, Savli and other locations across India. These Covid care centers are set up in hospitals in some locations; others are set up as dedicated quarantine / isolation centers equipped with oxygen facilitated beds, 24X7 doctor consultation, nursing staff and access to ambulance facilities.
Corteva has been at the forefront in the battle against COVID pandemic. There are various Covid relief activities executed by Corteva in supporting food, shelter and treatment segments during the upraise of COVID pandemic in India. In addition to Partnering with NGO implementation agencies Corteva encourages their employees to contribute via their volunteering efforts and create notable achievements in the arena of Employee “Personal Social Responsibility (PSR).
COVID pandemic did not stop Corteva CSR teams and employees in supporting various relief activities including supporting and managing various COVID isolation care centers across the country. Designated employee teams were instrumental in facilitating data intelligence requirements to support COVID impacted population in terms of hospital bed availability, oxygen cylinders, concentrators and vaccination etc.
CSR lead of Corteva Agriscience said – “With the severity of the second wave of COVID-19, we see an important role for us in supporting communities in overcoming challenges. The COVID care centers we have supported contribute to the ramping up of much needed holistic medical assistance capacity. As a company whose purpose is to enrich lives, we are fully committed to continue prioritizing to define sustainable practices to support health and wellbeing of our employees, customers and the communities we serve”.