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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Most of the money was owed to contractors so the governor launched a social audit to establish genuine and false contracts.
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.
Their topics include critiques of transparency, fair allocation systems, transparency in an age of big data, every day is a fight for information, social audit and public reporting, open data and forced disclosure, regulation and transparency, ceding control of the data, independent narratives, and artificial intelligence and allocation systems.
Masood Malik on the occasion said center for governance and public accountability (CGPA) has initiated a Social Audit project where community leads the social audit process by taking into account some technical and social aspects of a public provision in shape of a school, water supply scheme, BHU etc.
Where present, they were not available near the ladies' compartments," says a Social Audit Survey of Mumbai Suburban Railway Network.
Consequently, SWS conducted the first social audit of a housing association, which measured the social value created by Trident and subsequently published their first set of social accounts.
Social audit adopted by Andhra Pradesh came across as the most apt solution to the issue.
Social audit has become popular in the recent past since the implementation of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MG NREGA) by the Department of Rural Development through Panchayati Raj Institutions in India.
Also, UP is yet to establish an independent directorate for regular social audit.
The foundation for the services is a comprehensive social media strategy based on the results of a Social Audit for Quadratek's clients.
The honoring ceremony took place during the Printemps 12th University of Social Auditing Social Audit & Culture(s) Conference held in collaboration with the Arab Society of Faculties of Business Administration (ASFBA), the French-speaking academic associations (AGRH, ADERSE) of ANDRH, the HR European, African and Middle East Associations, Social Audit National Institutes and CLERH (IAS Lebanon) and in partnership with le Cercle ethique des affaires (CEA), the Euro-Mediterranean Foundation for Education and Research Development (EFERD) and the Faculty of Business and Commercial Sciences at USEK (Lebanon).