By G. Williams

This ebook seeks to provide for the 1st time an in depth, good researched and holistic account of social accountability from Asia. Bringing forth wealthy and stay circumstances of Asian social accountability it bargains an knowing in their practices and philosophies during this area.

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They must be able to find the NonProfit Organizations most likely to produce the results they intend. They must be able to structure their grants in ways that will be most useful to their grantees. 22 According to Dr Madhav Mehra, President of the UK-based World Environment Foundation and the World Council for Corporate Governance, integrating business and social needs takes more than good intentions and strong leadership. It requires adjustments in organization, ‘reporting relationships’ and incentives.

Indd 17 11/25/2010 3:22:59 PM 18 Josie M. Fernandez but also destroys its essential values. The most traditional of charitable purposes ordinarily require the acquisition, development and dissemination of information and ideas and they are not rendered the less charitable because such information or ideas are disputable and disputed. Albert M. Sacks (Quoted in chapter 4, Social Change Philanthropy in America, Rabinowitz Alan, 1990) The concept of Social Justice Philanthropy was first developed in the United States by the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP).

While responsive CSR depends on being a good corporate citizen and addressing the social harm business creates, strategic CSR is far more selective. Companies are called on to address hundreds of social issues, but only a few represent opportunities to make a real difference to society or to confer a competitive advantage. 23 Some challenges It is globally accepted that the world economic power shift is taking place towards Asia. indd 21 11/25/2010 3:22:59 PM 22 Josie M. Fernandez projected relative size of economies in 2007 and 2050, clearly shows highest GDP growth rates especially in Asia, including China, India and Indonesia.

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