INDIACSR News Network
NEW DELHI: The Centre for Training & Research in Responsible Business (CTRiRB) , is organizing a is organizing a 2-day, intensive programme for CSR professionals with a focus on developing their CSR capabilities on October 18-19,2012 (rescheduled Date) in New Delhi.
Employees are the most important support for the organisation for implementing the company’s CSR/sustainability policies. If they don’t understand what the company is doing or why; if they don’t feel part of the change or excited at the possibilities and if they can’t talk about it internally and externally, then even the smartest CSR programme will fail.
Increasingly, corporate executives must find new ways to address the social, economic and environmental effects of doing business while balancing conflicting demands on their attention, time and resources. Emphasizing the alignment of corporate social responsibility (CSR) with business strategy, this program helps you
integrate social responsibility throughout your business
build social and business value
strengthen your ability to define and implement powerful CSR strategies
position your firm, its reputation, and its way of doing business for enduring success
gather some tools and frameworks needed to do the above
Learn from the practices of companies that have successfully created business and social value through focused, aligned and integrated CSR programs.
gather the insight you need to improve decision making, leverage partnerships, manage risk, nd measure performance
network and collaborate with a rich pool of Sustainability, CSR Practitioners and NGOs from around the country
Who will benefit from the workshop?
CSR Managers (from large companies or SMEs), or anyone responsible for the organisations’ CSR agenda, such as human resource managers, finance, environment, corporate communication personnel etc.
Government officials responsible for industrial/ business development
Sustainability and Environmental professionals
NGOs and Civil Society Organisations
business management students
The key topics to be covered
The key sessions
1. CSR Professionals: Qualifications & Responsibilities
2. Content & Scope of the National Voluntary Guidelines on Social, Environment and Economic Responsibilities of Business & the DPE CSR Guidelines for PSUs
3. ISO 26000: Its Impact on CSR in India
4. Developing a Community Involvement Strategy that delivers social and business value
5. Building Corporate-NGO-Government Partnerships
6. Creating Corporate Sector Response for Disaster Risk Management
7. Strengthening Corporate Workforce Through Employee Volunteer Programme
8. Inclusive Business – The Next Frontier for Corporate Responsibility
9. Round Table Discussion: The Role of CSR Managers/Practitioners/Champions
Raising the Bar: Case Studies of CSR in practice, Learning from best practices (Every participating organisation will present a Case Study of its community development activities)
Confirmed Speakers: Ms Vikas Goswami, VP CSR Indus Towers, Anju Tiwari, Head Projects, Global Forum for Disaster Reduction; Dr K.K,Upadhyay, Team Leaders, FICCI Aditya Birla CSR Centre for Excellence; Suresh Kr Pramar, Executive Director, CT&RiRB, Mahendra Pramar, ISO Expert.
FEE: Private Sector and Public Sector Units, Corporate Foundations, Funding organizations : Rs.7,500 Plus Tax per participant. SMEs, NGOs, Social Entrepreneurs: Rs 4,000 per participant. Students: Undergraduate Rs.1,500, Post Graduate & IIT Rs.2,500. This is a non-residential programme. Fee includes kit, lunch, tea and snacks. Registration fee is non-refundable.
Last Date for Registration: October 5, 2012
For more details contact: Mr. Suresh Kr Pramar Executive Director, Centre for Training & Research in Responsible Business. 3A, Nilgiri 3, Sector34,Noida,M-09899305950/09213133042 firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com