The series will focus on global trends and practices, latest updates, opinion, and case studies on CSR Assurance.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) assurance refers to assurance on the information provided in corporate social responsibility reports against chosen criteria. Assurance for CSR projects provides confidence to stakeholders that the CSR projects are credible and will achieve their scope, time, cost, and quality and impact objectives and realise their benefits.
ISO 26000:Guidance on Social Responsibility and India’s National Guidelines for Responsible Business Conduct (NGRBC -2018) issued by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs are used to provide Assurance Certificate to CSR projects in India.
Rusen Kumar, Founder, India CSR Network, said, “We welcome BlueSky Sustainable business to join us as a knowledge partner for the series. With their knowledge and experience on the subject, we will be able to deliver quality content on CSR assurance to our readers”
Jyotsna Belliappa, Co-Founder, BlueSky Sustainable Business, said, “CSR Assurance is fairly new subject but crucial for CSR leadersto maximise the potential of their CSR contributions. We are happy to join India CSR platform as a knowledge partner to produce and disseminate quality information to CSR leaders.”
BlueSky Sustainable Business is the only Inspection Body in India, providing Inspection, Assurance reports for Social Responsibility initiatives. This includes Business Responsibility (Responsible Business ) project as well as Charitable and Philanthropic projects (CSR ) as mandated by The Companies Act -2013.
India CSR Network is the chronicler of Social performance of Indian Business Community and first choice of information and knowledge on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility in India. The purpose of its existence is to expound, showcase, and promote CSR, Responsible Business and Sustainability.