DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arabia CSR Network has announced it will conduct a three-day certified training course on the fundamentals of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability for companies and individuals seeking to better understand and assess how CSR and sustainability can add value to the company. The training will be held in Dubai, UAE from February 26 to 28, 2017.
The training is designed to provide an introductory framework for participants looking to build their understanding of CSR and sustainability and learn more about the opportunities and benefits of engaging the company in CSR through instructive as well as practical approaches, presented through lectures, discussions and exercises. Through the course, participants who are tasked by their companies to develop their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) responsibilities can be aided in developing an effective CSR and sustainability practice and find ways to realize the full potential that CSR offers as a strategic management tool.
Habiba Al Marashi, President & CEO, Arabia CSR Network, said: “Incorporating CSR programs in their business agenda can bring in immense value for companies, however it is necessary to start a CSR plan based on a clear understanding of what it is before taking a step forward. We are confident this training session will present valuable insights to individuals and organizations seeking to seriously engage their business in CSR and sustainability.”
Participants who complete the course and undergo the assessment exercise provided at the end of the training will be able to receive a certificate of attainment. The certification will testify that the participant has sufficient knowledge on the subject based on the training module. Training sessions will include various topics such as the definition of corporate social responsibility and examples of implementation and reporting.
The registration for the upcoming training is now open to interested parties who can fill in the registration form by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or calling Arabia CSR Network on +971 4 3448622 for further details.
About Arabia CSR Network
The Arabia CSR Network is a professional multi stakeholder organisation established in the UAE in 2004. It is devoted to advancing the principles and practices of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Arab region. It facilitates networking, learning and sharing experiences and knowledge in matters of CSR. The Arabia CSR Network was the first GRI certified training partner for the Arabic speaking Middle East countries. The Arabia CSR Network promotes, encourages and recognises responsible business practices through a bunch of services and offerings, including training, research and best practice, advisory services, third party assurance a partnership platform and a Pan-Arab acclaimed award and forum initiative known as the Arabia CSR Awards and Forum.
*Source: ME NewsWire