UCCSRI is the leading not-for-profit private company in Uganda that offers Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plus Sustainable Development information and advisory services. As a company that has expert and specialised knowledge, we provide guidance, platform and avenue to discuss and exchange CSR ideas and sustainable development issues in Uganda.
UCCSRI offers a diversity of products and services to the Ugandan and the international community, through the various activities.Key activities of UCCSRI are: Research; Capacity development (Training); Designing CSR Promotions materials; Organizing CSR events (workshop, dialogues, conferences, consultative meetings); consultancy; and developing CSR performance and monitoring tools.
- Conduct Series Of CSR research.
CSR research for the benefit of CSR stakeholders (companies, policy makers, donor agencies, academicians, etc). Most of the CSR activities undertaken in Uganda from early 2009 on words are following the observation and recommendations s of the Uganda CSR study conducted by UCCSRI and financed by German Development Service (ded). It was entitled “CSR in Uganda: Perceptions, Approaches and Needs of companies” published December, 2008.
- We Conduct CSR Training
We Conduct CSR Training (specifically in CSR planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation).
- Develop Nationwide CSR Campaigns
We Develop nationwide campaigns focused on explaining the concept of CSR to companies, decision makers, consumers, and academic world. The CSR discussion blog is one of the initiatives that offers a good platform for this.
- Undertake independent CSR Reviews
Undertake independent CSR reviews that can assess the impact of any merger, acquisition or development of businesses, products or sites.
- Review CSR & Sustainable Development
Review CSR & sustainable development initiatives throughout the country.
- Disseminate Legal Requirements .
Disseminate legal requirements or regulations regarding CSR to Ugandan businesses.
Currently,we help & coordinate companies and enterprises operating in Uganda to continuously embrace Corporate Social Responsibility (C S R) and Sustainable Development issues across all their operations.
This is done through contribution of knowledge, ideas, extension of skills and capacity building as well as Management of business processes in line with CSR.
We supports the United Nations Global compact. We contribute to the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) achievement by advocating for and promoting sustainable development through CSR practises.
Who’s behind the scenes ? Our Team
Rogers MatamaFounding Member
Thecla NakibuukaFounding Member
Winnie Ikiring OnyasFounding Member
We need partners (donors, mobilisers, agriculturalists, quality & standards specialists, etc) in promoting CSR practices in agriculture for a project we are developing.