What is Social Responsibility?

Yes, social responsibility is a serious issue, however it doesn’t have to be difficult. We aim to break it down for you and explain what it means in real terms. We’ll also show how you can easily contribute to being socially responsible and provide you with the relevant resources to dig deeper into the many facets of social responsibility.

There are many terms used that are related to social responsibility, let’s take a closer look at them and find out what the differences are between them all.

Social Responsibility

The standard definition of social responsibility is an ethical theory in which individuals are accountable for fulfilling their civic duty, and the actions of an individual must benefit the whole of society. In this way, there must be a balance between economic growth and the welfare of society and the environment. So, what does this mean in real terms? Basically it is when individuals actions have no negative impact on society or the environment.