Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives PowerPoint presentation | free to view - id: 297c2e-ZjQ5Y



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

Description:

It is a CSR information and advisory source for companies in Uganda. A forum for ... Undertake independent CSR reviews that can assess the impact of any merger, ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:52
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 11
Provided by: katamb
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives


1
Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social
Responsibility Initiatives
  • Plot M118, Port Bell Road, (MUBS- Nakawa Campus)
  • P.O. Box 7602, Kampala-Uganda,
  • Tel 256 702 972532,
  • Email info_at_uccsri.com Website www.uccsri.com

2
Purpose of this presentation
  • To introduce UCCSRI to you.
  • To hear from you about your CSR initiatives,
    programs / plans and even share on success
    stories as well as any implementation challenges.
  • To discuss with you how our partnership
    initiatives would benefit your (from your)
    enterprise.
  • To solicit your views on what UCSSRI should do to
    benefit Ugandan enterprises.

3
What is UCCSRI?
  • It is a voluntary initiative in Uganda that works
    with, helps coordinates Ugandan enterprises to
    continuously embrace Corporate Social
    Responsibility (CSR) issues across all their
    operations.
  • It is a CSR information and advisory source for
    companies in Uganda.
  • A forum for discussion and exchange of CSR ideas
    and issues in Uganda.
  • It is a company limited by guarantee and
    incorporated in Uganda in October, 2007.

4
Goal of UCCSRI
  • To have a healthful, productive, enjoyable and
    sustainable environment in favor of all persons,
    communities, businesses and organizations, with
    opportunities to gain new skills, competitiveness
    and advancement in achievements, careers goals.

5
Objectives
  • To strengthen the CSR ethical and moral conduct
    in Uganda.
  • To promote CSR Innovations in all areas of
    business.
  • To reward, recognize emphasize corporate
    citizenship.
  • To educate the public about the value of CSR
    Sustainable development.
  • To provide high-end CSR philanthropic advice.
  • To conduct CSR research and offer appropriate
    advice.

6
Our history, formation and legality
  • UCCSRI was founded in early 2007 to promote
    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and
    sustainable development in Uganda
  • It was formed after a Uganda meeting and
    discussion with officials of the Living Earth
    Foundation (LEF) UK, to brainstorm on the way
    forward to foster and enhance CSR.
  • In August 2007, UCCSRI joined the United Nations
    Global Compact
  • UCCSRI is an incorporated Ugandan Private Company
    limited by guarantee and has no share capital,
    incorporated in October 2007.

7
Our products, services activities (planned and
current)
  • Disseminate legal requirements or regulations
    regarding CSR to Ugandan businesses
  • Extend CSR advice to organizations and business
    entities
  • Mainstreaming CSR existing programs among
    enterprises.
  • Promote good business environmental practices.  
  • http//www.monitor.co.ug/artman/publish/business/C
    ompanies_to_pool_CSR_efforts_87416.shtml
  • Help our members develop CSR implementation
    guides for their respective companies.
  • Develop nationwide campaigns focused on
    explaining benefits of CSR activities to
    consumers, and encouraging sustainable
    Consumption patterns.
  • Undertake independent CSR reviews that can assess
    the impact of any merger, acquisition or
    development of businesses, products or sites.
  • Review CSR sustainable development initiatives
    throughout the country
  • Conduct series of CSR research for the benefit of
    Ugandan companies
  • (access the 2008 Uganda CSR Research Report here
  • http//www.livingearth.org.uk/africa_programmes/ug
    anda/CSR_study.pdf

8
Possible Benefits of partnering with UCCSRI
  • Free publicity of your company in our
    Communication on Progress Reports!
  • Making visible your companys CSR initiatives and
    tackling new demands and expectations!
  • Please (gratify) your customers!
  • Reduce your costs of doing business!
  • Manage environment and sustainable business risk!
  • Competitive advantages of employing the Global
    CSR frameworks!
  • International recognition!
  • Gain wisdom from a diverse team of CSR management
    and business gurus world wide!
  • Corporate Citizenship!

9
What are your experiences Views?
  • Kindly share with us
  • Your companys initiatives and experiences on the
    CSR implementation challenges.
  • Your views on what UCSSRI should do to benefit
    Ugandan enterprises.
  • How you would wish UCCSRI does its activities to
    enable Ugandan enterprises
  • How your company would work with / benefit from
    UCCSRI

10
Thanks for your valuable time and contributions.
  • We look forward to partnering with you in
    streamlining the Uganda CSR agenda and in
    realization of UCCSRI objectives.
About PowerShow.com