Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is also known by a number of other nam These include corporate responsibility, corporate accountability, corporate ethics, corporate citizenship or stewardship, responsible entrepreneurship, and “triple bottom line,” to name just a few As CSR issues become increasingly integrated into modern business.
Wenco and the Community Wenco believes in the importance of operating our business in an ethical and responsible manner We know that as a corporate citizen our social responsibility extends beyond our walls and so we maintain strong connections with the communities in which we operate.
Apr 08, Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa and Ghana: a comparison of successes, failures and futures in a “developed” and an “undeveloped” African country Few industries affect the social, economic and environmental sectors to the extent that the mining industry do.
WARNING: There are reports of persons in Zimbabwe illicitly posing as employees of the group acting in a procurement capacity, in particular fraudsters pretending to act on behalf of Blanket Mine and contacting mining suppliers to obtain equipment by deception Anyone who is approached by a person purporting to act for Blanket Mine or Caledonia with a view to supplying goods or services should.
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is often used to describe the social and environmental contributions and consequences of corporative activities and action It entails three key dimensions--economic development, environmental protection and social cohesion • Related content: Top 10 Associations raising awareness for the mining industry.
Corporate Social Responsibility in the South African Mining Industry 1) Introduction The intended readers of this research study are Professor Dr Meyer and Professor Dr Witt as well as corporate social responsibility officers in South African and international mining companies, management boards of mining companies.
Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa’s Mining Industry: An Assessment Busisipho Siyobi1 eXecU tive s UMMARY T he corporate social responsibility (CSR) agenda has been a part of the global debate on socio-economic development for many decad Countless claims have been made that CSR can contribute towards more.
Jun 25, As the legal framework is limited in addressing CSR in general and in the mining industry in particular, and also in light of what transpired in Marikana, there is an argument to be made for providing NGOs and entities such as the Human Rights Commission (HRC) with a greater platform to address Corporate Social Responsibility in the mining sector.
Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships in South Africa L Mabuza, N Msezane and M Kwata In the light of challenges associated with sustainable development in the developing world, the mining industry, as is the case with other industries, has been compelled to relook issues pertinent.
Mining companies have long had a questionable reputation for social responsibility, especially in developing countri In recent years, mining companies operating in developing countries have come under increased pressure as opponents have placed them under greater public scrutiny Mining companies have responded by developing global corporate social responsibility strategies as part.
The corporate social responsibility (CSR) agenda has been a part of the global debate on socio-economic development for many decad Countless claims have been made that CSR can contribute towards more inclusive development and the alleviation of poverty This briefing examines the concept and role of CSR in the mining industry of South Africa.
5 Hector Viveros, Unpacking stakeholder mechanisms to influence corporate social responsibility in the mining sector, Resources Policy, , 51, 1CrossRef; 6 Liang Wang, Kwame Awuah-Offei, Sisi Que, Wei Yang, Eliciting Drivers of Community Perceptions of Mining Projects through Effective Community Engagement, Sustainability, , 8, 7.
Social Responsibility In Calibre again teamed with the Ascenta Foundation for a medical mission in the Riscos de Oro area, Nicaragua Assisted by 57 volunteers from all across Canada (Ontario, Alberta and BC) and supported by Calibre’s in country personnel and infrastructure the Mission provided medical, optometry, and dental care over.
May 23, It is clear that government wants to see transformation and social upliftment in the mining industry and any mining company who discounts the charter does so at its peril The two most prominent social aims of the charter are mine community development and the improved housing and living conditions of mine workers.
Sep 14, - This paper aims to examine the community development approaches of large-scale mining companies, with particular reference to how they may engender community dependency , - The paper begins with a review of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the problem of mining dependency at a national, regional and local levels.
Corporate social responsibility, mining and risk: the literature In this section I introduce the literature on CSR and development in the mining industry before summarising the different drivers for increased engagement with CSR and research on the sociology of ‘risk’ and its role in the mining industry.
10 best examples of Corporate Social Responsibility By Dale Benton @@d_benton Dec 01, , 11:30AM How important is corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the mining world? Ask any successful mining operation or leading mining company and the answer will most definitely be a resounding yes - very important.
May 15, Using a case study of two mining sectors (gold and diamond mining) the book evaluates policies and practices of mining companies within four key areas of corporate social responsibility: environmental protection, health and safety, employee relations and community development.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a type of international private business self-regulation that aims to contribute to societal goals of a philanthropic, activist, or charitable nature or by engage in or support volunteering or ethically-oriented practic.
Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry by Frank Boateng MPhil, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, FCMI, Chartered Management Institute, MBA, University of Leicester, BS, Central University Ghana, Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of.