About The Series

About The Series2020-08-27T15:06:59+00:00

The Changemakers” is an exclusive TV series on CNBC TV18, that showcases the inspiring work done on CSR by various organizations in India. It puts the spotlight on those companies/NGO’s/Philanthropists, who through their ground-breaking initiatives of corporate social responsibility are bringing about positive social change in the country.

SEASON 1 of the series (Nov 2019-April 2020), featured the inspiring stories of 30 such organizations, which included NGO’s, Corporates & Philanthropists, from across the country. It showcased some of the most compelling stories and the commendable work done at the grass-root level by these organizations across sectors like education, healthcare, gender equality, skill development, disability, etc. and how these initiatives are impacting the lives of millions of people in India.

SEASON 2, would yet again feature over 30 organizations and would be on Air on CNBC-TV18 from October/November 2020 onwards. This season, the series would not only put the spotlight on those organizations that continue to keep up with their noble cause of giving back to society but also the new set of changemakers that the recent pandemic brought out.

Structured in a storyboard format, each feature would talk about the initiative, showcase the work at ground zero where the actual work is happening, video bytes of people involved the project – leaders & partners and take testimonials from those who are benefitting through these programs. It will also give us a sneak peak into the future plans of these organizations and how they intend to take their work to the Next Orbit of Growth & Transformation.

The SDG Connect: Ever since the UN Sustainable Development Goals were adopted in 2015, India has taken an active role for the realisation of these goals. The Indian Government is already using SDGs as a roadmap for formulating national policies and regulations. Simultaneously organisations both small & big are incorporating SDG framework as a part of their business strategy to provide a pathway for a sustainable and more prosperous world. And these pro-active and responsible steps are making them – The Changemakers.