The material in this chapter covers:
- the growth in importance of CSR reporting;
- definitions of CSR;
- corporate governance and its link to CSR;
- the history of CSR;
- the reality of CSR;
- auditors and CSR;
The previous chapter covered corporate governance and its link to an organization’s stakeholders. By having to consider a variety of stakeholders, this links into understanding the importance of why Corporate Social Responsibility activities and their reporting are becoming a growth area for businesses.
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities and reporting are important and carried out throughout the world, ...