However, csr is not a universally adopted concept as it is understood differentially despite increasing pressures for its incorporation into business practices. Corporate social responsibility is a concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and in their interaction with the stakeholders on a voluntary basis. Small and medium sized enterprises represent the vast majority of companies all over the world. May 02, 2011 it happened again in bangladesh in december 2010 a fire in a garment factory killed 29 workers and hundreds were injured as they were suffocated, burned alive, trampled in stairwells, or leapt to their deaths from the 9th and 10th floors because four of seven exit doors were locked. Corporate governance free download as powerpoint presentation. Corporate social responsibility policy, which will be the guiding force for the company to maintain highest governance standards. The policy issued pursuant to the corporate social responsibility policy rules, 20 has been recommended by the csr committee of the board and adopted by the board of directors.
To achieve that, we aim to provide lifelong learning opportunities to our communities and support the three pillars of our corporate responsibility activities people. Corporate social responsibility may be defined as the commitment of businesses to contribute to sustainable economic development, working with employees, their families, the local community and. This presentation showcases the csr activities undertaken by the biggest fmcg company in india hul. The company was renamed in june 2007 as hindustan unilever limited. The course focuses on possible tensions between what is profitable in business, and what is ethical. Hellison has written six books including teaching physical and social responsibility which will be referred to as tpsr. An exclusive project report on hindustan unilever limited hul. Our corporate social responsibility initiatives hl agro. Corporate responsibility investor relations hindustan.
One size does not fit all, collecting evidence from europe november 30, 2009. Hul is committed to operate and grow its business in a socially responsible way. With your download, get the 16 best papers relevant to this one, including 15 top related papers. Professor of marketing at hull university business school and research fellow at bem bordeaux management school, co hull university, cottingham road, hull hu6 7rx, uk, and. Corporate social responsibility as a competitive advantages for small and medium sized enterprises as was mentioned above, corporate social responsibility is an appropriate way of sustainable development of business sector. Hayek on corporate social responsibility springerlink. It can be downloaded from our corporate website in. A case study of hindustan unilever limited munich personal. This paper studies companies like cocacola, hindustan unilever ltd, etc. Pdf what is corporate social responsibility all about. By 2010, hul had become one of indias largest exporters and the largest. The corporate social responsibility is a concept of management according to which the companies incorporate the social as well as the environmental concerns into their operations and interactions with their stakeholders in business 4. Oct 29, 2009 the ilo and corporate social responsibility csr. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
Corporate social responsibility how global business is. Corporate social responsibility policy investor relations. A handbook of corporate governance and social responsibility. Paper also underlines the major issueschallenges faced by indian firms, and suggests remedial measures for effective implementation of csr initiatives. Article information, pdf download for social and environmental.
Hul s csr policy is supported by the following principles. Corporate social responsibility, issues, challenges, remedial measures i. A recognised leader in corporate responsibility by 2015 our overarching goal at amway is to be a recognised leader in corporate responsibility by 2015 and beyond. In addition, hul has a wide range of csr activities that encompass health, welfare and rehabilitation. Hindustan unilever limited business responsibility report 201516. Teaching physical and social responsibility through physical activity don hellison. This lack of a clear definition is complicated by the use of ambiguous. Business ethics, corporate social responsibility, europe, responsibility, united states, welfare state suggested citation. The author has used the case of hindustan unilever ltd hul, a leading. Corporate social responsibility csr at hindustan unilever hul. Corporate social responsibility is an integral part of our companys culture. The corporate social responsibility committee comprises mr. This centre is located amidst long stretches of fertile agricultural fields about 22 kilometers away from kanpur city. The ilo helpdesk provides a onestopshop for company managers and workers who have questions about the ilo approach to socially responsible labour practices.
Our aim is to achieve responsible growth and we will bring this to life by encouraging people to take small everyday actions that will add up to make a big difference. Written by experts from all over the world, a handbook of corporate governance and social responsibility is the most authoritative singlevolume guide to the relationship between good governance and social responsibility and the reality of managing both. Trustfoundation of csr hindustan uniliver vitality foundation. Scribd is the worlds largest social reading and publishing site. Corporate social responsibility the narrow and broad views of csr. Many times we have heard about csr but what exactly it is let us now understand. The role of corporate social responsibility committee is as follows. Social responsibility of companies was defined as responsibility to consumers, workers, stakeholders. Corporate social responsibility case study on ikea management.
Our vision is to grow our business whilst reducing the environmental impact of our operations and increasing our positive social impact. Corporate social responsibilty policy increasingly demands business to act as a political agent, player and market manager. Don hellison is the winner of the gulick medal and the international olympic committees president prize. Corporate social responsibility in emerging markets. Apr 18, 2016 corporate social responsibility csr at hindustan unilever hul 1. Strategic csr as a measure of damage control iosr journal. Another thing that hl agro is proud to have done as a part of its corporate social responsibility is that it has set up a meditation centre called dhamma kalyana in uttar pradesh. Corporate social responsibility csr new hot topic introduced by companies act, 20. This corporate governance code has been adopted by the board of directors as a statement of practices and procedures to be followed by the company and its officers and. As a layman if we explain it than csr is the corporate belief that a company needs to be responsible for its actions socially, ethically, and environmentally.
Corporate social responsibility our 50th anniversary has brought countless stories of hypertherms legacy out of the woodwork. This article identifies and reorganizes hayeks criticisms of social justice, the rule of law and morality, his comparison of the open society and the closed society. Utilization of corporate social responsibility by unilever 2 utilization of corporate social responsibility by unilever most of the companies often employ four types of marketing mix in their business operations. This report identifies corporate social responsibility csr as a demanding topic which takes into deep understanding of csr by depicting a road map of core subjects with related issues and implementation based on the principles of csr and discusses briefly on its characteristics. Corporate responsibility is a part of hindustan unilever limiteds huls vision. Corporate social responsibility csr refers to a business practice that. It is practiced in many countries and it is studied in academia around the world. Corporate social responsibility csr at hindustan uniliver ltd. Corporate social responsibility harvey nash nordics.
Strategy, communication, governance rasche, andreas, morsing, mette, moon, jeremy on. The corporate social responsibility committee met twice during the financial year ended 31st march, 2017 on 6th may, 2016 and 21st february, 2017. Huls distribution covers over 2 million retail outlets across india directly and its. Digital home networks believes that a responsible approach to developing relationships between companies and the communities they serve, is an essential component of delivering business. Corporate social responsibility csr academic star publishing. Corporate social responsibility 2017 annual report letter from jenny levy, v. Hul won the prestigious golden peacock global award for corporate social responsibility for the year 2011. I always knew that our cofounder dick couchs first awarded patent was a nut cracker. Hul shakti final free download as powerpoint presentation. Total spending on corporate social responsibility csr as percentage of average net profit of the. Corporate social responsibility can be the strategic engine for longterm corporate profits and responsible social development.
Corporate social responsibility and causerelated marketing. Total spending on corporate social responsibility csr as percentage of profit after tax %. This paper focuses on how the hul is standing as a leader in the market as a part of which it has taken up the social responsibility activities especially in the rural context. Our corporate social responsibility policy applies throughout the digital home networks and governs our approach to all our activities.
This policy outlines our corporate social responsibility agenda. Anthropological approaches edited by browne and milgram since the 1980s a significant change has been taking place in global economic practices and structures. We are committed to operate and grow the business in a socially responsible way by reducing the environmental impact of our operations and increasing positive social impact. Hayek published a piece in 1960 that criticized corporate social responsibility as a norm for economic organizations, although he regarded corporate actions to be subject to essentially the same moral rules as individual action. The mission of the company aims to improve quality of life. The aim is to teach the student how to analyze and understand the strategic side of csr how corporate social responsibility affects profitability, and the normative side of csr how ought managerscorporations to act, and what is the role of corporations in society. Hul s andheri campus received certification of leed india gold in new construction category, by indian green building council igbc, hyderabad, under license from the united states green building council usgbc. Here the corporate social responsibility needs to be. Teaching physical and social responsibility through physical. Hul business responsibility report hindustan unilever limited. Hul is a socially responsible company and strives hard for the well. Hul shakti final corporate social responsibility business. The focus of the responsibility debate in finland has varied in time covering the three dimensions of corporate responsibility, namely economic, environmental and social responsibility.220 911 77 1454 1420 309 643 471 1116 314 211 446 350 608 133 1164 475 1555 1144 23 618 1096 470 351 1083 472 220 1385 230 1307 683 1415 1047 209 1256 938 367 1170 549 481 1439 77 111