The onus of sustainable development no longer lies with the government or its agencies alone. Given the kind of technical expertise and financial resources companies possess, their potential to have a positive effect is enormous. In fact, an increasing number of companies in India are rising to this challenge by moving beyond traditional philanthropy to actively engage with the community and the environment. Published in February 2014 by CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development, this report highlights some of the best CSR activities in India where companies have worked along with government agencies to implement development initiatives. It presents 10 cases as examples that such collaboration works and in some instances can be a preferred, more efficient and effective way of addressing developmental challenges.