social audit

social audit

an examination of an organization's employment and equal opportunities performance, its responsiveness to customers; its environmental impact (pollution); and its impact upon the community. Social audits can assist an organization in identifying deficiencies in its performance in the above respects, so that the organization can develop policies to improve its performance. See AUDIT, GREEN AUDIT.
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"The District Health Office decides where it makes most sense to do that (social audit).
He said Charles, an experienced activist involved in social audit nationwide before being elected as a people's representative, was tasked to prepare reports to the ministry pertaining to the country's rubber glove makers' compliance to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Standards on Migrant Workers.
The crime came to light after a social audit by the Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbai.
It was shared that the in the next phase of the Baldia tragedy victims' struggle, more than 500 affectees have prepared to file a suit against the Italian social audit company RINA.
We have set an example by doing a social audit. We are trying to improve," Kumar said.
Yes, the union minister for woman and child development has now ordered the national commission for protection of child rights to conduct a social audit of all 9000 childcare homes operating in the country within the next two months.
The case came to light in July when the Social Welfare Department filed an FIR on the basis of a social audit by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
They discuss perceptions of social audit in the garment industry in Bangladesh, the practice of corporate water accounting, the place of sustainability in Canadian CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant) teaching programs, the impact of mandatory environmental reporting in France, and developments in corporate social responsibility reporting practices in telecommunications companies in Brazil and South Korea.
Recommendations made to Tunisia included presenting more information on the draft budget law, providing more details on the detailed composition of expenditures and resources, as well as qualitative data and how to bring the features of the budget closer to government policies and the establishment of innovative model mechanisms (social audit / citizenship), allowing citizens to exchange their views with government officials on budgeting and monitoring.
The new program would support the government to strengthen their public financial management and make it more transparent and accountable by introducing new aspects like, social audit of public expenditures by beneficiaries.' Illango added.
'The new program will support the government to strengthen their public financial management and make it more transparent and accountable by introducing new aspects like social audit of public expenditures by beneficiaries.'
Haqnawaz, In charge Type-D hospital Katlang Dr, Imtiaz Ali, Tachnical Manager WSSC Mardan Mohammad Idrees and Haji Naeem Anwar from District Local Government as well as the members of the Social Audit Committees, women, members of the civil society, lawyers, and a huge number of people from different walks of life.