Sustainability underpins our business, and for us it’s all about shared value – creating value for our shareholders, as well as always acting in the best interests of our stakeholders.
Sustainable Agriculture Development Programme in Sri Lanka
As a responsible corporate entity, we believe in working together with the communities in which we operate. Our relationship with the agricultural and farming communities of Sri Lanka extends over a century and we continue to support it through our core operations and sustainability initiatives.
Through our flagship CSR initiative, Sustainable Agricultural Development Programme (SADP), launched in 2006 we continue to help sustain our country’s agricultural sector by imparting our extensive knowledge in agriculture and drawing from the global resources of our parent company.
The SADP programme includes:
Over the years, the scope of SADP has been expanded as a series of subprojects under one umbrella to meet emerging national priorities:
Through SADP we have enriched the lives of over 67,000 beneficiaries in 17,400 families across the country. The project has won the award for “Environmental Value Addition” among Sri Lanka’s ten Best Corporate Citizens, presented by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.