The thesis explores and explains Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and its impact on the sustainable development of people living in a gold mining community, Obuasi in the Ashanti region of Ghana.
A growing number of firms implement Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy which success requires, among others, the creation of an organizational culture that supports CSR, a change in employees’ attitudes and behaviors towards social and environmental issues as well as employees’ engagement. The tone from the top along with the responsible treatment of employees is also crucial.
Although the roots of CSR lie in philanthropic activities (such as donations, charity, relief work, etc.) of corporations, globally, the concept of CSR has evolved and now encompasses all related concepts such as triple bottom line, corporate citizenship, philanthropy, strategic philanthropy, shared value, corporate sustainability and business responsibility.The PwC Alumni network is dedicated to supporting former employees that remain connected with the firm through professional networking programs, social media, learning and events. Visit Alumni. UK offices. A full list of all PwC office locations by city across the UK. View all offices. Follow us. Audit Consulting Deals Risk Assurance Tax Industries About us Offices Media centre Careers.The aim of the thesis is to propose a change of strategy of corporate social responsibility at PricewaterhouseCoopers. The first partial goal is to analyse the current PwC employees' attitude to current activities of social responsibility at PwC. The online questionnaire is used to analyse employees 'opinions and ideas.
PricewaterhouseCoopers global survey indicates a priority of chief executives is “maintaining a high degree of corporate responsibility” (Verschoor, 2003, p. 20). In the last 24 months the Harvard Business Review produced 16 featured articles about CSR (Harvard Business Online, 2005, June 10). The Economist ran a special feature surveying CSR practices in January 2005 (Good company, 2005.Read More
The Deloitte network is committed to driving societal change and promoting environmental sustainability. Working in innovative ways with government, non-profit organizations, and civil society, we are designing and delivering solutions that contribute to a sustainable and prosperous future for all.Read More
According to PwC and In Kind Direct product giving research in 2017, 64% of FMCG CEOs say that CSR is now core to their business rather than being a standalone programme. CSR and sustainability initiatives are increasingly central to business strategy. Product giving can be a strategic tool that will help to achieve existing CSR and sustainability goals. For example, to enhance its reputation.Read More
Thomas is writing a thesis (“When valuing a holding, what makes the whole equal to the sum of its parts?”) on the application of holding discounts when valuing holding companies. During his internship he had the opportunity to meet sell side analysts to exchange ideas on this matter. Thomas Donohue is a motivated team player. His mother tongue is French and his knowledge of English and.Read More
The thesis explores a topic that has been insignificantly addressed in Corporate Social Reporting (CSR) literature: CSR within professional service companies, more specifically the quality of CSR reporting within a professional service company. Considering that Sustainability and CSR have become hot topics in the re cent years, it is with no surprise that CSR reporting, which measures and.Read More
The previous article on making corporate social responsibility (CSR). (Pwc, 2013). As per the rules, the surplus arising out of the CSR activities should be reinvested into CSR initiatives. Also, the companies can pool their resources with other companies in order to implement the CSR initiatives. Implementing and enacting the CSR mandate. The main purpose of the CSR guidelines stated in.Read More
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) compliance norms in the Companies Act, 2013. While there has been considerable progress, the system for implementing projects in the developmental sector also tends to be exposed to vulnerabilities, making it susceptible to inefficiencies, irregularities and fraud. According to the United Nations, between 1-5% of global aid is lost due to fraud2. More than.Read More
While the ideological merit of strategic CSR is no longer a contestable thesis, the contextual application is. Context specificities,. London School of Economics and Political Science and trained as a chartered accountant with Coopers and Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) in Nigeria. Augustine Ujunwa is a staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria and serves in the Monetary Policy unit of the.Read More
A 1973 article by Nicholas Ebserstadt traced the history of CSR back to ancient Greece, when governing bodies set out rules of conduct for businessmen and merchants (Managing Corporate Social Responsibility, Little, Brown and Company, 1977). The role of business in society has been debated ever since. According to Archie B. Carroll, one of the most prolific authors on CSR, the modern era of.Read More
Corporate Social Responsibility Research Paper In an increasingly globalized society, consumers have become more and more knowledgeable about the business practices of various organizations. As a result, the consumer remains equipped with the ability to use their parameters and ethical compass in determining which businesses they seek to patronize.Read More