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What qualifies as CSR?

With the first full fiscal year of CSR compliance drawing to a close, there is much debate amongst organizations about what actually qualifies as CSR activity.

Noshir Dadrawala CEO of CAP and Advisor at Samhita Social Ventures, talks to Mint about what qualifies as CSR (and more importantly) what doesn’t, in an effort to clear up some of the confusion. Dadrawala states that any activity that profits a company does not qualify as CSR.

Priya Naik, co-founder of Samhita also points out that companies need to be responsible and make sure that their CSR activities do not just become another avenue for marketing.

Read the full article here.