Organisations and social responsibility

Organisations and social responsibility

Organisations and social responsibility

Social responsibility refers to an organisation’s obligation to minimise its negative impact on society and the environment. Some organisations will go further than others; they will not only ensure that they are reducing their negative impact on society; they will also strive to make a positive contribution to society.

This module covers:

  • Social responsibility
  • Environmental responsibility and sustainability
  • Responsible investing
  • Philanthropy and community service
  • Social responsibility and human rights
  • Indigenous people
  • Reporting and transparency