The Continents States University (CSU), located in St. Louis, Missouri, recently received approval for membership in the prestigious Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative of the United Nations Global Compact.
This achievement highlights CSU’s dedication to integrating sustainable and ethical practices into its business programs and overall operations.
With its acceptance into PRME, CSU joins a network of over 800 leading business schools and management institutions across 90 countries that are committed to championing responsible management education.
According to CSU President Dr. Ricky Madison, “We are honored to be approved as a member of PRME, which reaffirms our commitment to integrating responsible management practices into our educational programs and operations.”
As part of its membership, The Continents States University pledges to focus on actively participating in PRME’s global community of practice by engaging in collaborations, knowledge exchange, and thought leadership on responsible management education.
CSU also commits to submitting regular Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports that demonstrate its progress in implementing PRME’s Six Principles and supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Additionally, The Continents States University aims to take a leadership role in PRME regional chapters and working groups to help shape the future of responsible management education worldwide.
CSU also intends to ensure full compliance with PRME’s updated reporting policies and requirements.
Dr. Charles Anosike, CSU’s SDG Program Director, stated that “We are committed to ensuring transparency and accountability through our SIP Reports, showcasing our continuous efforts to embed sustainability into our institutional practices and curricula.”
CSU’s membership in PRME solidifies its position as a leading sustainable institution locally and globally. It also connects The Continents States University to PRME’s network of over 3 million students and professionals dedicated to responsible management practices worldwide.
Moving forward, CSU aims to maximize its PRME membership to build innovative solutions to global challenges through collaborations with peer institutions. Its membership reaffirms CSU’s resolve to actively contribute towards building a more sustainable and equitable world.