CSR Accredited organisations shortlisted for the International CSR Excellence Awards
We are pleased to announce that 14 organistions that became CSR Accredited in the last 12 months have gone through to win an award at this years International CSR Excellence Awards.
This means that they have definitely won one of our prestigious International CSR Excellence Awards (though we never reveal who has won exactly what until the trophies are presented).
They competed against more than 300 other nominations in the International CSR Excellence Awards 2020, and they will be presented with their trophy and certificate later in the year.
As a result of this International CSR Excellence Award success, they have been invited to achieve CSR World Leader status and have their winning paper published in The Global Guide to CSR Excellence (the leading international work of reference on corporate social responsibility best practice) so that others around the world can follow their lead and learn from their achievement.
Good CSR policies drive corporate change for the better.
With well defined objectives and measurable targets, your CSR Accreditation will provide the foundation for steps towards running a more sustainable and ethical business.
What is CSR
CSR is aimed at encouraging companies to be more aware of the impact of their business on the rest of society, including their own stakeholders and the environment. CSR is an approach that contributes to sustainable development by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits for all stakeholders. CSR is a concept with many definitions and practices. CSR is a very broad concept that addresses many and various topics such as human rights, corporate governance, health and safety, environmental effects, working conditions and contribution to economic development. The purpose of CSR is to drive change towards sustainability.’
- A social responsibility strategy can help you, the Managing Director, Business Owner or Senior Executive, set better goals, make better decisions and improve your relationships.
- A CSR programme will improve many business functions, like streamlining the hiring process, improve turnover, build a great team, as well as increase profits, sales and customer services.
- Consumers, employees, Investors, stakeholders and new recruits will not just expect to deal with responsible companies they will insist on it.
What is CSR Accrediation?
Achieving CSR Accreditation is a visible testimony of excellence in CSR.
The accreditation helps you integrate social, environmental, ethical, human rights and consumer concerns into your business operations and strategy.
The establishment of a CSR Accreditation is a crucial component of a company’s competitiveness and something that should be led by the business itself. For companies, the overall aim is to achieve a positive impact on society as a whole while maximising the creation of shared value for the owners of the business, its employees, shareholders and stakeholders.
CSR Accreditation looks at your organisation’s impacts on employees, suppliers, clients and communities / charities and helps you develop an audit / report which forms the basis of your CSR road map.
Register now to become a CSR Accredited organisation: https://csr-accreditation.co.uk/apply-for-csr-accreditation/