Corporate Social Responsibility Guidelines

The guideline elaborates on effective corporate social responsibility (CSR) in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) to build the optimal scenario among businesses, the government, and society. The publication seeks to instruct the government, specifically the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies (MoICS), to facilitate the process of developing “Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Standard Operating Procedure” in line with the requirements of mandatory CSR spending indicated in the Industrial Enterprise Act, 2076 and Industrial Enterprise Rules, 2078. It also elaborates on the mechanism to facilitate the institutionalization of CSR practices in their enterprises and ensure optimum utilization of their CSR fund. The guideline also includes case studies of exemplary CSR practices in DRRM (English).