• Publication date: September 12, 2013

KSA hosts Workshop on CSR, MBC Group participates

The pre-conference workshop, hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia November, 25-27, 2013, examines expectations for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability within organizations.

The pre-conference workshop, hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia November 25th to 27th 2013, examined expectations for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability within organizations.

Participants, including MBC Group, learned about business drivers for CR performance, identified important and relevant trends and define the core functions and practices all organizations must maintain for a successful CR program. Participants left with a broader understanding of CR and the base information necessary to begin introducing and integrating sustainability into their businesses. The facilitator drew on both global and regional examples and, highlighted specific case studies as relevant.

 The first day of the workshop saw, among various activities, discussions on Global CSR contribution and its beneficial effects to the Kingdom on employment creation, SME entrepreneurship and community development.

Second day activities touched on the Importance of partnership in generating sustainable CSR, in addition to developing Saudi Youth to reach the level of working on a "Win-Win-Win" Multi-Sectorial Partnership.