CBS in collaboration with LSU is launching an immersive volunteer internship programme for June 2023!
Centre for Business and Society
Rethinking business in a collectively conscious and responsive society
The Centre for Business and Society (CBS) is a platform that brings efforts and conversations at the intersection of business and society onto a wider stage of influence. It is a medium for all, to form a network that works towards research communications, policy discussions, debates, student engagement and edutainment events to engender a positive impact on society.
Our spectrum of activities:
Change Starts With Inspiration
CBS’ blueprint draws largely from the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Ethics, collective awareness and social responsibility are the underlying themes for all the centre’s activities. The centre’s thematic areas include cross-cutting themes of education, gender, sustainability, diversity, inclusiveness, health, governance, public policy, micro/social entrepreneurship and capacity building and equal access for all.
- 77%Students and graduates are recognized nationally while 23% abroad
- 2,000Individuals Trained
- 4,000Middle and Senior Managers Trained
- 4International Conferences
- 300Case Studies and Policy Briefs
- 12Seminars and Talks
- 10Student Engagement Activities
- 4Student Competitions
- 5Edutainment Events
Research and Publications
CBS projects foster knowledge exchange between a diverse set of audience to collaborate and work towards a collective goal of rethinking the role of businesses for sustainable societies.
CBS in partnership with The Children's Hospital Lahore, organised a one-day volunteer led session on April 15, 2023
Highlights at a Glance
CBS organised a training session led by Dr. Ayesha Masood (Assistant Professor, SDSB-LUMS) in partnership with the Govt. of Balochistan
The 4th cycle of CBS' flagship educational programme, in partnership with The Citizens Foundation, was held from Jan-April 2023
CBS organised a speaker session on Female Entrepreneurship in Pakistan, on March 13, 2023
CBS organised a Photography Competition & Auction Event as a part of its annual photography competition "Click for Change", in March 2023
I believe in the philosophy in giving back to the society. It is a smart way of reshaping and reorganizing ourselves in the area of knowledge. We learn interesting facts about life patterns when we start giving what we have. That is my core purpose of joining the CBS Ambassadors for Change…
I took Urdu and Math classes from this programme. We had both male and female teachers, all of them taught us extremely well. They treated us very well and always answered all our queries. LUMS taught me in many different ways however the most important was my confidence level that I previously…