Corporate Social Responsibility & Ethics
Our Corporate Social Responsibility
We believe that the power of our platform and its immense reach bring an increased sense of Social Responsibility. We endeavour to take all measures necessary to promote this cause. We understand the vital role we play in society to educate, inform and entertain through socio-economic campaigns aimed at society welfare at large.
Our core business values mean besides maximizing shareholder value, we should operate in a way that benefits society.
Our solution and business policies promote the well-being of society and the environment while lessening negative impacts on them.
Our approach embraces being environmentally friendly and eco-conscious; promoting workplace equality, diversity, and inclusion; treating employees with respect; giving back to the community; and ensuring ethical business decisions.
Embracing digital solutions over paper benefits sustainability efforts and offers convenience, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness in today's interconnected world.
1. Lower Carbon Footprint: The digital storage and transmission of information require significantly less energy than paper production, printing, and distribution, leading to a reduced carbon footprint.
2. Water Conservation: The paper manufacturing process consumes substantial amounts of water. By opting for digital solutions, we can conserve water resources and promote sustainable water usage.
3. Waste Reduction: Digital files eliminate the need for physical printing, reducing paper waste and a lighter burden on landfills.
4. Energy Efficiency: Digital technologies, such as cloud computing and data centres, are becoming increasingly energy-efficient, contributing to lower overall energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.
5. Eco-friendly Collaboration: Digital platforms enable remote collaboration, reducing the need for travel, lowering transportation-related emissions and promoting eco-friendly work practices.
6. Easier Recycling: While paper recycling is valuable, not all paper can be recycled, and the process still consumes energy and water. Digital files, on the other hand, can be easily shared, updated, and stored with minimal environmental impact.
7. Global Accessibility: Digital information can be accessed globally, reducing the need for physical shipping and distribution, which can be resource-intensive and emit greenhouse gases.
8. Preservation of Biodiversity: By reducing paper consumption, we help protect natural habitats and biodiversity, as paper production often involves converting ecologically significant areas into plantations or logging sites.
9. Promotes Circular Economy: Digital solutions contribute to a more circular economy by minimizing the linear "take, make, dispose" pattern associated with paper-based products.
Ethics & Compliance
As a platform that distributes content to the General Public, we understand that corporate responsibilities encompass a range of ethical, social, and environmental obligations. These responsibilities are crucial for maintaining credibility, fostering stakeholder trust, and positively impacting society. We aim to imbibe these in our code of conduct:
1. Advertising Ethics: Ensuring that advertising content is not misleading, offensive, or harmful and adhering to industry standards and guidelines.
2. Data Privacy and Security: Safeguarding user data and ensuring compliance with data protection laws to protect the privacy and security of audiences and stakeholders.
3. Social Responsibility: Using the media platform to raise awareness about social issues, support charitable causes, and contribute positively to the community.
4. Consumer Protection: Ensuring that advertising and sponsored content is clearly labelled and consumers are not knowingly misled or intentionally deceived.
5. Environmental Sustainability: Implementing sustainable practices within the organization to reduce the environmental impact of media production, distribution, and operations.
6. Copyright and Intellectual Property: Respecting copyright laws and intellectual property rights of others in content creation and distribution.
7. Corporate Governance: Maintaining strong corporate governance practices to ensure transparency, accountability, and responsible decision-making at all levels of the organization.