Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

Technicolor Group's CSR Initiatives: Empowering Communities & Fostering Inclusion, towards an Equitable Future

18/06/2024

With a century-long legacy as an industry pioneer of the media &entertainment industry, Technicolor Group remains steadfast in its dedication to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Our engagement in impactful projects reflects our commitment to societal and environmental betterment, aspiring to empower individuals and lead the movement towards a more equitable world. Technicolor Group is immensely proud to be involved in these projects, aiming to make a positive impact on society and the environment. By empowering individuals to become leaders, we aspire to drive the movement toward a more equitable world.

Investing in Education and Empowerment

Technicolor's CSR approach integrates various initiatives to address Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) through educational empowerment. We focus on skill development and upskilling programs for women in the local education system, fostering leadership and enhancing community impact.

In the past financial year, Technicolor India has invested in seven significant projects as part of its CSR efforts, focusing on the education of marginalized communities, particularly underprivileged children and girls. These initiatives emphasized enhancing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics), digital literacy and fostering inclusive learning environments.

The Learning Links Foundation: Fostering Creativity with Innovation Studios

By continuing our CSR synergy with the Learning Links Foundation, we are establishing a new, well-equipped Innovation Studio to foster creativity and technological advancement. This project creates an Innovation Studio in a government-aided school in Bengaluru and continue operational support for the existing studio established as part of the last year's CSR project. These studios serve as experiential learning spaces where students gain rich exposure to STEAM fundamentals, deepening their learning and solving community challenges.

Meghshala Trust: Enhancing Teacher Training & Expanding Educational Impact

Partnering with the Meghshala Trust, we are providing training for government schoolteachers in world-class pedagogy, addressing educational inequality. Meghshala empowers the education system by focusing on teachers and implementing technology-driven solutions with lessons grounded in well-researched pedagogy. This approach fosters crucial learning skills such as creativity, empathy, reflection, active engagement, and critical thinking.

Technicolor believes in quality education as a fundamental right for all children. This initiative supports 25 schools, benefiting 3,000 students with world-class education in government schools in Bengaluru.

ABAI: Empowering Marginalized Youth with Animation, Gaming, and VFX Training Initiatives

In partnership with ABAI, we are committed to empowering marginalized students by providing them with the necessary skills to thrive in the Animation, Gaming, and VFX (AVGC) industry. Our efforts extend beyond skill-building to enhancing the educational infrastructure of 20 colleges catering to underserved communities, benefiting over 350 youth through a diverse range of educational activities such as webinars and workshops.

With a focus on holistic empowerment, ABAI's initiatives strive to create pathways to success for marginalized youth, fostering a more inclusive and vibrant AVGC industry in Karnataka and beyond.

The Akshaya Patra Foundation: Nourishing Minds, Fostering Futures with Mid-Day meal for Children

This program, with thh adage of A nourished India is an educated India, our collaboration with the Akshaya Patra Foundation is unique. We are herein implementing a Mid-Day Meal Program in government schools, ensuring children receive wholesome cooked meals daily to meet their nutritional requirements. This program benefits approximately 733 children, including 533 from Hubli and 200 from Bengaluru government schools.

The primary objective of the mid-day meal scheme is to increase children's physical attendance in school. This program aids concentration and attention during classes, fosters social-emotional stability, and includes activities like advanced reading and comprehension.

Jeevan Dhara: Empowering Youth to Cultivate Artistic Talent and Enhance Well-being

We are supporting art classes for children from marginalized communities through the Jeevan Dhara Project in Mumbai. This initiative aims to empower students with art skills, bolstering their self-confidence, and addressing mental health and stress-related concerns, enhancing their academic performance.

We integrate corporate governance with social responsibility to uphold and expand our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our legal framework not only supports but actively advances our CSR objectives, ensuring that each project not only meets regulatory standards but also aligns with our ethical ambitions to create a fairer, more inclusive world. Through our legal advocacy, we strive to lay down the pathways for more equitable access to resources and opportunities.

Stephanie Fougou, General Counsel, Technicolor Group Through education, skill development, and de-addiction programs, Jeevan Dhara has worked with children, women, and youth in the slums of Cheeta Camp (Mankhurd East), Sathe Nagar (Mankhurd West), and a de-addiction center in Titwala. This project offers art classes to 1,920 children and youth from socio-economically challenged communities, aimed at enhancing their well-being and life skills.

CBM India Trust: Promoting Inclusive Education & Addressing Barriers to Inclusive Education

Through the CBM India Trust, we aim to empower inclusive education by facilitating the enrolment of out-of-school children with disabilities into bridge classrooms. This project fosters an inclusive learning environment where children with and without disabilities can learn and p
LINK: https://www.technicolor.com/news/technicolor-groups-csr-initiatives-em...
See more stories from technicolor

Europe Stories

04/08/2024

Dalet Appoints Santiago Solanas as CEO to Lead Next Era of Growth and Innovation

Dalet, a leading technology and service provider for media-rich organizations, is excited to announce Santiago Solanas as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO)....

12/07/2024

My byte-size week at Calrec

My Byte-size week at Calrec By Erin Crowther My name is Erin, and I am a student at Ryburn Sixth Form. This week I completed my work experience at Calrec Audi...

12/07/2024

Going the extra Milo: MRMC unveils new rig

The Super Milo can achieve speeds of up to 3 m/s on track and 5 m/s with combined camera movement By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 12, 2024 The Super M...

12/07/2024

TGI Sport acquires virtual advertising company Supponor

The deal is scheduled to close mid-summer, financial details have not been revealed By Jenny Priestley Published: July 12, 2024 The deal is scheduled to c...

12/07/2024

Riedel Communications Powers ATK Versacom's Live Production at International Esports Championship

Wuppertal July 12, 2024 Riedel Communications Powers ATK Versacoms Live Produc...

12/07/2024

Interim report 2024, January - June

Interim report 2024, January - June 12 Jul 2024 at 05:30 Regulatory press release Second quarter Order intake for the second quarter was SEK 769 m (703), ...

12/07/2024

Thales announces order for new SYRACUSE IV satcom stations to equip French Army Serval armoured vehicles

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn The French defence procurement agency (DGA) has ...

11/07/2024

Spotify Celebrates a Thriving Australian Music Industry With Pop Sensation Tones And I

Around the world, the shift toward streaming has completely transformed the musi...

11/07/2024

A Collaboration With Panavision: Shelly Johnson, ASC

What I love most is telling stories, shares Shelly Johnson, ASC. The esteemed cinematographer has been collaborating with Panavision since the late 1980s, on p...

11/07/2024

Opinion: The state of virtual production

Tim Moore, CEO at Vu Technologies, discusses emerging trends in the virtual production market By Contributor Published: July 8, 2024 Updated: July 11, 2024...

11/07/2024

Monthly rewind: Cannes Lions, Annecy, AICP Awards, a New Academy Member and More.

In a thrilling month packed with epic project releases and significant industry ...

10/07/2024

U&Dave thinks Will & Ralf Should Know Better

Will Mellor and Ralf Little will bring their renowned chemistry to U and U&Dave later this year with Will & Ralf Should Know Better (4x60). Pulling back the cur...

10/07/2024

Clear-Com Revolutionizes Global Football Draft with Gen-IC Virtual Intercom System

eds3_5_jq(document).ready(function($) { $(#eds_sliderM519).chameleonSlider_2_1({...

10/07/2024

Nielsen appoints Jared Grusd as Gracenote CEO

Grusd brings a wealth of experience gained at companies such as Spotify, Google and HuffPost, said Nielsen By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 10, 2024 Gr...

10/07/2024

Flughafen Zrich startet Testbetrieb von Rohde & Schwarz Sicherheitsscannern

Flughafen Z rich startet Testbetrieb von Rohde & Schwarz Sicherheitsscannern Am Flughafen Z rich ist der Testbetrieb von zwei digitalen Sicherheitsscannern de...

10/07/2024

Papara premieres Thales SketchMyCard

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Papara is the first fintech in the world to deploy Thales' innovative personalisation solution which offers its users artist...

09/07/2024

Comments on Podcasts Gives Creators and Listeners More Ways To Engage

For podcast creators who want to grow their audiences, building a stronger relationship with their listeners and fans goes a long way. And in order to amplify t...

09/07/2024

Tim Belcher joins Light Iron as new Managing Director

LOS ANGELES (July 9, 2024) Light Iron, the post-production creative-services division of Panavision, has named industry veteran Tim Belcher the company's ...

09/07/2024

Hiltron to Demonstrate Latest Generation HMAM-XY Motorised Antenna Mount at IBC 2024

Accompanying image shows latest generation of HNAM-XY motorised antenna mount. ...

09/07/2024

Salt-E Dog Wins Royal Television Society Innovation Impact Award

Anton/Bauer's pioneering sustainable power product, Salt-E Dog, has been awarded the prestigious Innovation Impact Award at the Royal Television Society (RT...

09/07/2024

Mediaproxy expands its range with captioning technology

The partnership aims to provide better accessibility for a wider TV audience By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 9, 2024 The partnership aims to provide b...

09/07/2024

Ateliere boosts IP flexibility with Agile Live

The Generative AI media software solutions provider said it aims to leverage the Agile Live platform as it shifts away from reliance on proprietary custom hardw...

09/07/2024

VEON Receives Licence from U.S. Treasury's OFAC, Amends 2025 and 2027 Notes

09 Jul 2024 VEON Receives Licence from U.S. Treasury's OFAC, Amends 2025 and 2027 Notes Amsterdam, 9 July 2024: VEON Ltd. (Nasdaq: VEON and Euronext Amster...

09/07/2024

PGZ and Rohde & Schwarz sign contract for Polands MIECZNIK program

PGZ and Rohde & Schwarz sign contract for Polands MIECZNIK program As a systems partner and integrator for secure communications architectures and electronic ...

09/07/2024

EMITE and Rohde & Schwarz join forces to support OTA measurements on Wi-Fi 7 and 5G RedCap

EMITE and Rohde & Schwarz join forces to support OTA measurements on Wi-Fi 7 and...

09/07/2024

Arvato Systems joins Factory-X

Arvato Systems Joins Factory-X Sovereign Data Room for Mechanical and Plant Engineering Arvato Systems becomes an associated partner in the Factory-X projec...

09/07/2024

2024-07-09

Three exciting new games land on Apple Arcade next month - Temple Run: Legends, Vampire Survivors+, and Apple Vision Pro spatial title Castle Crumble....

09/07/2024

RT News Announces Shane Curraighn as new North West Correspondent

RT News is pleased to announce the appointment of journalist, Shane Curraigh n, as Northwest Correspondent. Shane will be reporting and providing analysis ac...

09/07/2024

Thales to test passive hull-mounted sonar on Naval Group's XL-UUV demonstrator

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn The passive omnidirectional hull-mounted sonar f...

08/07/2024

Opinion: The impact of data-driven broadcasting

Vinayak Shrivastav, CEO, Magnifi by VideoVerse, explains how harnessing the power of data can boost creativity in broadcasting By Contributor Published: July...

08/07/2024

Done deal! Paramount approves $8 billion bid from Skydance Media

Once approved, Skydance CEO David Ellison will become CEO of the new company, currently named New Paramount By Jenny Priestley Published: July 8, 2024 Upda...

08/07/2024

Lisa Nandy appointed as new Culture Secretary

The Wigan MP was previously PPS to former Shadow Olympics Minister, Tessa Jowell By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 8, 2024 The Wigan MP was previously P...

08/07/2024

Poland's TVN Warner Bros. Discovery boosting broadcasting services at Eutelsat's leading HOTBIRD video neighbourhood

Artist View of the HOTBIRD satellites /Credit Toys Film Press release - 8 Jul...

08/07/2024

Arvato Systems recognized as a leader in six areas by ISG

Arvato Systems Recognized as a Leader in Six Areas by ISG Leading provider in the Microsoft Cloud Ecosystem G tersloh - Arvato Systems has been recognized as...

07/07/2024

Damien Molony set to star as Jim Bergerac in re-imagined series of Bergerac for U&DRAMA and U

Damien Molony Sunday 7th July 2024 Casting is now confirmed for the re-imagine...

05/07/2024

Election night connections: How IP, bonded cellular and satellite will be in play for the BBC's Election 2024

The results of UK general elections are always eagerly anticipated and can make ...

05/07/2024

Qvest for modernisation at rt1.tv headquarters

The upgrade enables rt1.tv to optimise its media workflows with AI-powered Avid solutions By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 5, 2024 The upgrade enables ...

05/07/2024

No change at the top as EBU re-elects president and VP

Both were re-elected with an absolute majority at the EBUs General Assembly in Cyprus By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 5, 2024 Both were re-elected wit...

05/07/2024

UK General Election: Bectu union responds

The statement follows the result of the UKs General Election By Matthew Corrigan Published: July 5, 2024 Updated: July 8, 2024 The statement follows the...

05/07/2024

Combitech AS Becomes Part of Telenor Cyberdefence

4 minute read Share alt=Alternative descriptive text class=lazyload main main-lazyloaded responsive-image data-v-1a5ebb10> In June, Telenor established...

04/07/2024

Fronted by Dermot O'Leary and featuring Katherine Ryan, U&Dave orders Silence is Golden, Yes Yes Media's brand-new comedy competition

Each episode begins with U&Dave giving the studio audience 250,000 to share bet...

04/07/2024

Dave Gorman Returns to U&Dave

Great-Ish News as Dave Gorman returns to U&Dave Four brand new specials for iconic hit comedy show examining modern life will air later this year Stand-up comed...

04/07/2024

Clear-Com Systems Revolutionize Communication at Singapore's Chingay Parade 2024

eds3_5_jq(document).ready(function($) { $(#eds_sliderM519).chameleonSlider_2_1({...

04/07/2024

Next-Gen Tech Leader Insights: Rob O'Brien

As head of international technology at ITV Studios, Rob O'Brien is always on the lookout for new technology that can allow the company to work more flexibly...

04/07/2024

AWS hosted BLAM scores goals for national Australian sporting body

The following case study was created by Blue Lucy partner Amber Technology and first published on their website. A major national sporting body overseeing mult...

04/07/2024

Post NAB Thoughts

April 2024: It's been a week, and we've all now seen everyone's takeaways on the trends that emerged at NAB. Here at Blue Lucy Towers we like to do ...

04/07/2024

Blue Lucy wins Blue Ant Media contract for media supply chain automation

International production studio, rights business and channel operator, Blue Ant Media, has chosen Blue Lucy's BLAM platform for media supply chain automatio...

04/07/2024

Voting for (technical) independence

According to Time Magazine, more than half the world's population will go to the polls in 2024. The fact that the UK's election also coincides with Inde...

04/07/2024

The news never stops: Behind the scenes of ITN's preparations for Election 2024 Live: The Results

ITNs Jenny King and Jon Roberts talk to TVBEurope about the work thats gone into...

04/07/2024

Arena Television liquidators launch claim against banks

Arena Television collapsed at the end of 2021 with debts of 280 million. At the time it employed 63 members of staff principally based at its offices in Redhil...