About CSR Asia
CSR Asia is a social enterprise* that strives to be the leading provider of information about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the Asia-Pacific region. CSR Asia builds capacity in companies and their supply chains to promote awareness of CSR in order to advance sustainable development across the region.
The first CSR Asia office was opened in Hong Kong in 2004 by Richard Welford of the University of Hong Kong and Stephen Frost of the South East Asia Research Centre (SEARC) at the City University of Hong Kong. The Singapore office was opened in 2005 by Erin Lyon, formerly a lawyer with Freshfields.
Promoting Corporate Social Responsibility in the Asia Pacific Region
Providing information about CSR issues as they emerge
Providing expert CSR knowledge to businesses and their stakeholders
Contributing to the sustainable development of the region
Incorporating Asian perspectives in the global CSR debate.