The corporate social responsibility field is one of the arrangements through which university students pursuing various qualifications can enhance their career through research opportunities, promoters say.
“CSR helps to groom future managers through acquiring a wider knowledge about different employment sectors’ relevant CSR undertakings,” says Mr David Katamba, the chairman of the Uganda Chapter for Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives (UCCSRI).
He says: “As students and company employees learn more about CSR, they identify career opportunities in the CSR field, which exposes them to research opportunities. Through this field, various people, especially employees, will identify themselves with the wider community in which companies operate.”
Mr Katamba made the remarks at the second Corporate Social Responsibility Roundtable lecture aimed at building expert knowledge and competence among university students held at Makerere University ….