Corporate Social Responsibility
As a department of the University of Oxford, OUP is itself part of a charity and all our activities help to fulfil our shared mission. At OUP, we attempt to make a difference to people’s lives by promoting literacy, learning, and great teaching. Being a mission-led organization, with more than 6,000 people across 50 countries, we are mindful of our wider impact on society.
OUP India’s Corporate Social Responsibility Policy (CSR Policy) sets out a framework and guiding principles for CSR & charitable initiatives. The policy aims to identify critical areas of development, mainly in the context of education, that require support and intervention and which can help to realize the objective of overall social and economic growth.
OUP India employees paint a charity run school on the occasion of 'World Art Day' (April 2019)
22 employees from OUP India’s Noida office got together withchildren from Ritinjali, one of OUP’s charity partner, to paint a school run out of a slum area in Gurgaon.
The wall art painted by OUP employees was based on important issues such as environment conservation, girl child literacy and importance of hygiene among others. OUP India has recently partnered with Ritinjali and have committed to support the learning needs of children. This will include books, stationary, learning infrastructure and teacher training workshops.