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LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited (LHBL) a member of Holcim Group based in Switzerland and Cementos Molins of Spain has been operating in Bangladesh for almost two decades, with its country headquarters in Dhaka. The company’s CSR initiatives primarily focuses on education, healthcare, environment and financial inclusion.
Registered Name: LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited
Industry: Cement producer
Founded in: 1997
Headquarters: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Revenue: BDT 2,359 crores
At LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited, the Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is seen as a duty. As a result, the company has engaged in a variety of CSR initiatives related to its Chhatak facility and its Meghalaya quarry. LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited is dedicated to ensuring sustainable development of the economy, community, and environment through ethical business practices, environmental management, and community development initiatives in the areas of education, healthcare, employment, and infrastructure development.
CSR Focal Areas: education, healthcare, environment and financial inclusion.
Locations of CSR Initiatives: Chhatak, Sunamganj, Meghalaya
Sustainability Reporting Standards: None at present
The focal point of all the LafargeHolcim’s community development initiatives is the Community Development Center (CDC), which is situated next to its facility. A primary school, a medical center, and a training facility are all located there. Children can receive free education up to class five at the primary school, while both men and women can receive free medical care and medications at the medical center. Also, six “LafargeHolcim Sub-Centers” have been established in isolated settlements to assist those who are unable to utilize the CDC. More than 26,000 people get the company’s community development services through these centers.
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