Connecting Communities, Corporates and CSR: A Journey Towards Impact

For years, being part of the CSR Network Zambia has been more than just a professional role — it has become a personal commitment to driving change. At the heart of this journey lies the unwavering belief in the power of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to transform communities and drive impact. It has been a rewarding journey, steering this remarkable organization to promote CSR as a powerful tool for fostering positive change.The CSR network has been instrumental in recognising efforts by forward-thinking corporates and impact focused non-profits, igniting a flame of hope and transformation.

Since our inception, CSR Network Zambia has been on a steadfast mission to promote, advocate and facilitate CSR as a potent tool for positive change. Our endeavors have been marked by a series of impactful initiatives and events that have fostered community growth and sustainable development. It is not just about awards; it is about building a tapestry of connections and partnerships that weave together support, resources and opportunities for change.

We are thrilled to announce the upcoming release of the 3rd edition of the CSR Hub magazine. This collection is a treasure trove of inspiring stories, shedding light on the impact these partnerships and initiatives have had, providing a platform to showcase and learn from the remarkable CSR initiatives across Zambia.

As we gear up for the 5th CSR Awards to be held in Livingstone for the first time, our reflection on the journey so far speaks volumes. The Awards have become a celebration of the remarkable partnerships we have forged with local corporates, dedicated to supporting the social and economic growth of Zambia. These events serve as more than a mere recognition; they are a platform that highlights the collaborative efforts driving transformative change.

The partnerships developed since 2019 are testament to the shared commitment to fostering community well-being and environmental sustainability. They have enabled us to not only recognize achievements but also advocate for more effective and inclusive ways to promote CSR initiatives in Zambia. It is through these partnerships that we have witnessed firsthand the far-reaching impact of combined efforts in driving real change.

CSR Network Zambia is more than just an entity — it is a narrative of hope, progress and collective impact. With the 5th CSR Awards on the horizon, we anticipate yet another chapter of recognition, inspiration and the celebration of efforts to uplift communities.

Stay tuned for more exciting updates and inspiring stories that showcase the power of collaboration, as we move forward, weaving together a tapestry of change through Corporate Social Responsibility. Together, let us continue to harness the potential of CSR, advancing a brighter future for our communities and Zambia at large.

CSRNZ Announces Call for Nominations

CSR Network Zambia is thrilled to announce the official call for nominations for the 5th CSR Awards scheduled for February 2024, in Livingstone, to celebrate and honor the most innovative and impactful CSR initiatives across the nation.

In the dynamic world of CSR and sustainability, it’s not just about doing good; it’s about doing great! CSR Network Zambia invites organizations of all sizes and sectors to seize a remarkable opportunity to stand out, inspire change and celebrate their outstanding contributions at the 5th CSR Awards.

Nominations are Open from October 16, 2023, to November 30, 2023

Why Should You Nominate Your Organization?

  1. Recognition of Excellence: The 5th CSR Awards are your chance to shine a spotlight on your organization’s exceptional CSR initiatives. Gain the recognition your team deserves for making a real difference in your community and the world.
  2. Inspire Positive Change: Your story can be a powerful catalyst for change. By sharing your CSR journey, you inspire others to follow your lead, fostering a culture of responsibility, sustainability, and ethical business practices.
  3. Networking and Collaboration: The 5th CSR Awards bring together a diverse community of CSR and sustainability enthusiasts, including industry leaders, experts, and innovators. It’s the perfect platform to connect, collaborate, and build partnerships that can amplify your impact.
  4. Showcase Your Innovation: Whether it’s innovative eco-friendly practices, community development projects or cutting-edge sustainability initiatives, the 5th CSR Awards offer a stage to showcase your organization’s innovative solutions.
  5. Strengthen Your Brand: Winning or even being nominated for a CSR Award can significantly enhance your brand’s reputation. It’s a testament to your commitment to making a positive difference, which resonates with customers, partners, and stakeholders.
  6. Align with Global Goals: In an era where sustainability and social responsibility are intertwined with global development goals, the 5th CSR Awards offer a unique platform to align your organization’s efforts with these crucial objectives.

How to Nominate:

Visit our website to submit nominations online, access nomination guidelines and register to participate in the events lined-up from 15th to 17th February 2024.

For inquiries, please contact the Programmes Coordinator at or +260966379369.

It’s time to put your organization’s CSR achievements in the spotlight, inspire others, and be recognized for your commitment to creating positive change. Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your impact and join a network of like-minded organizations making a difference. Let’s continue the journey of making a positive social and environmental impact through CSR, together!