CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) OF JANATA BANK LIMITED (JBL): A CASE STUDY

Authors

  • JANNATUL FERDOUS Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, Comilla University, Bangladesh.
  • DR. MD. SULTAN MAHMUD Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46291/IJOSPERvol5iss1pp29-45

Keywords:

CSR, JBL, Education, Health, Environment.

Abstract

Worldwide concern is increasing gradually about corporate social responsibility (CSR). Now, the banking sector in Bangladesh has a glorious history of getting involved themselves in diverse kinds of social events which are officially known as CSR. This paper provides an impression of CSR in Janata Bank Limited (JBL). The paper has been based on secondary data gathered from the annual reports of the JBL for the some years. The bank adds definitely in supporting education & research, poverty reduction & rehabilitation, health & treatment, combat against natural calamity, preservation of history, tradition, culture and sports, preservation of the environment, the expansion of technology etc. The bank meets the required legislation necessities linked to CSR. The findings of the study reveal that CSR events of JBL are limited in certain areas. It will be of great assessment for practitioners and researchers pursuing to increase a better understanding of CSR reporting in various social-systems based theoretical aspects.

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Published

2018-04-04

How to Cite

JANNATUL FERDOUS, & DR. MD. SULTAN MAHMUD. (2018). CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) OF JANATA BANK LIMITED (JBL): A CASE STUDY. International Journal of Social, Political and Economic Research, 5(1), 29-45. https://doi.org/10.46291/IJOSPERvol5iss1pp29-45

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