- Supported by HSBC
Bank has always played an active environmental role in India,
working closely with the community and our employees to
protect the living environment and to conserve natural resources.
Recently, the Bank made strong commitment to tackling climate
change by committing to go carbon neutral by 2006.
HSBC has set
targets for environmental performance improvements in greenhouse
gas emissions, water usage and the recycling of waste materials.
With support from the highly respected HSBC
brand, the BirdRace has not only been made an annual event
in Mumbai but it has also spread to other metros in India.
The plan is to organize the event in every metro where HSBC
has a presence.
The event is a wonderful platform to get bird-watchers together
- absolute beginners to experienced birders to get on a
team and spot as many species as possible. a platform for
the uninitiated and the beginner to get on a team with an
experienced Team Captain and bird-watch, spot as many species
as possible but above all, enjoy the birds and lend some
useful information to a region's avifauna.
Mumbai BirdRace event has helped create an unprecedented
interest in the region’s birdlife and several of those
who participated have not only blossomed into ardent birders
but have also blossomed into ardent conservationists as