This book is the result of a study carried out by the Third World Centre for Water Management, Mexico, on the impacts Nestlé in Moga, Punjab, India, has had on the social and economic development in the region. The objective of this study is to learn to what extent Nestlé may have contributed to the community’s overall societal aspirations, poverty reduction and alleviation, environmental conservation and general improvements in the people’s standard of living and overall welfare. This book is published under the SpringerBriefs on Case Studies of Sustainable Development Series which identify outstanding cases of truly successful sustainable development from different parts of the world and analyze enabling environments in depth to understand why they became so successful.
By Asit K. Biswas, Cecilia Tortajada, Andrea Biswas-Tortajada, Yugal K. Joshi with Aishvarya Gupta, 2014, Springer, Heidelberg, 115 pages. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-01463-0