This is the essential course for leaders, professionals and practitioners interested in the leading edge thinking and practical applications of CSR.
We are pleased to announce the next offering of our highly successful executive education certificate program, Corporate Social Responsibility: Creating Value Through Collaborative Sustainable Development Program. This intensive 5-day applied program will offer important tools for a wide range of people who are working in CSR or are interested in understanding the dynamic space where private sector interests can create shared value and support sustainable development.
This program will be held in Lima, Peru from June 8 - 12, 2015 in association with:
The Group for the Analysis of Development (GRADE),
which is based in Lima
*ISID's Executive Education courses do not count for credit towards a degree at McGill University.
Program Objectives and Key Themes
Based on the Institute’s proven standards for multidisciplinary research and teaching, and with the vast array of practical development experience represented by our networks in the public, private and civil society realms, the program will provide:
- An introduction to the challenges that different sectors of society grapple with in an increasingly complicated landscape of development, corporate and social responsibility;
- The skills and resources needed to effectively meet the challenges of corporate and social responsibility;
- The tools and strategies required to develop, implement and manage corporate and social responsibility within their respective organizations.
The teaching team will comprise leading experts, practitioners and innovators across a variety of disciplines and sectors. This year's CSR program includes the former National Chief of Canada, a Former Peruvian Vice Minister, executives of world class organizations and prominent scholars. The instructors will not only share their experiences and knowledge but also engage with participants to facilitate their understanding and develop their unique interests.
This is a practical program intended for professionals who work in the private and public sectors, including those who work for international organizations and consulting companies, nongovernmental organizations, and community organizations. Participants are expected to come from throughout Latin America. Translation services will allow us to attract the best instructors and diverse students from around the world.
The fee for this intensive five-day program is $1500 CAD (plus applicable taxes). All course-related material, breakfast, lunch and health break refreshments are included. Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from McGill University’s Institute for the Study of International Development and GRADE.