Innovative Metals Recycler Cosmos Green Launches Initiative to Empower Rural Women by Teaching Employable Skills
New Delhi, April 2019: Cosmos Green FZE, a UAE based metals recycler acknowledges women are an important community and is dedicated to creating opportunities for their growth and empowerment. Cosmos Green is heavily investing to enhance skills of rural unemployed women by providing them training so they can sort metal scrap and thus become them financially empowered and independent.
Cosmos Green aims to provide women with a platform from which they can enhance their skills and contribute financially to their family, eventually helping their family adopt a better lifestyle. The primary motive of Cosmos Green under this initiative is to make a difference in the lives of unemployed rural women by helping them become independent and to promote sustainable development.
“This initiative has always been a primary focus, we are creating opportunities for women that are helping them realise their potential and in turn transforming local communities.” Said Mr. Rajat Kapur, CEO & Founder, Cosmos Green.
Women employees make up more than 70% of Cosmos Greens workforce. The company has dedicated training cells to enhance the skills of women workers. The new training sessions are for current workers and those who’ve recently joined. Apart from the initiative mentioned, Cosmo Green keeps in touch with nearby rural areas to inform and inspire more unemployed women to be part of its initiative.
Cosmos Green is a part of the USD 500 billion metal scrap recycling industry that is growing at a CAGR of 11.40% in India. Because of the industry’s prospects, Cosmos Green is continuously working to develop labour skills in India through appropriate training that teaches how to use sensor-based sorting machines, other cut edge technologies, and by imparting relevant skills using video presentations.
Heath & Hygiene
Worker’s health and safety is Cosmos Green’s utmost priority. Cosmos Green arranges routine health checkups for labourers to ensure they remain healthy. It also expects to open a ‘creche’ soon at its scrap processing facility so labours can work assured their children well looked after nearby.
Speaking about its ongoing activities, Mr. Rajat Kapur, CEO & Founder, Cosmos Green further added: “We strive to provide labourers a working environment that meets international standards and are investing regularly to create a cleaner, greener, healthier and more prosperous working environment for every season”.
About Cosmos Green
Cosmos Green is a dazzling startup active in the space of metal scrap recycling. It was founded by Mr. Rajat Kapur in the UAE in 2015 and has been present in India since January 2019 when it opened three scrap processing yards. The company collects, processes, recycles all kinds of metal scrap collected domestically or imported from developed nations. It works to bring the best global practices to its industry and is introducing innovative technologies to efficiently recycle metal scrap. The group has strategic partnerships with scrap consumers in India and with shredders in Europe and the USA.