The Company has always discharged its social responsibility as a part of its Corporate Governance philosophy. It follows the global practice of addressing CSR issues in an integrated multi-stakeholder approach covering the environmental and social aspects. With a view to addressing the domains of socio-economic issues at national level, it has set its corporate social responsibility. CSR is a fundamental part of the way the Company conducts business. It is an opportunity to build better relationships with all stakeholders by paying closer attention to how we fulfill our social, economic, environmental and ethical responsibilities. CSR allows us to align our operations with standards and expectations that are increasingly important to our shareholders, employees, customers and communities where we operate. Since the inception as a responsible corporate body, it has undertaken various initiatives considering the interest of all concerned with CSR.
The Company has prepared the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for the affected people at Dhankhali, Patuakhali due to the acquisition of land for Payra 1320 MW Thermal Power Plant Project. Under this RAP, the Company has been constructing brick-built residences for the affected people. The Company has donated more than Tk. 10.00 (ten) million to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund for aiding the flood affected people. Moreover, the Company has played a vital role in tree plantation within the power plant premises and outside.