India’s top FMCG manufacturing company, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages will train 25000 women in financial and digital literacy.
Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages financial and digital literacy training programme will cover the following essential concepts in financial literacy:
- Banking Basics
- Account Opening Procedures
- Unified Payments Interface (UPI) training
- Investment Guidance
- Net Banking
Gaurav Sharma, Chief People Officer of HCCB, said, “At HCCB, people are at the core of what we do, whether it’s our employees or the communities in which we operate. For us, empowering women isn’t confined to HCCB as an organization but extends far beyond society, thus creating sustainable progress.”
“The training sessions will work as impactful conduits to uplift and equip these 25,000 women with the required digital and financial skills and create a ripple effect of positive change in the larger community”, Gaurav said.
“We’re glad to play a part in creating a more empowered, inclusive, and resilient society”, Gaurav Sharma added.
Himanshu Priyadarshi, Chief Public Affairs, Communications & Sustainability Officer of HCCB commented, “A key element of the culture at HCCB is to ensure an equitable environment, not only for our employees but also the communities in which we operate.”
“By boosting these women’s financial literacy and digital competence, we hope to contribute to the country’s economic growth. We believe that the financial and digital inclusion of underserved women is essential to unlock the economic potential of India”, Himanshu Priyadarshi said.
“This effort also aligns with PM Modi’s recent call for women-led development and the importance of technology in fostering inclusivity and driving positive change in his several G20 addresses”, Himanshu Priyadarshi further said.
Moreover, the digital literacy programme will be providing the following training to the women:
- Mobile Banking
- Digital Market Linkage
- Cyber Safety and Security
Additionally, the training will provide with the necessary tools to thrive in the digital era.