Definitions for "Social Audit"
Social Auditing is the process whereby an organisation can account for its social performance, report on and improve that performance. It assesses the social impact and the ethical behaviour of an organisation in relation to its aims & objectives and those of its stakeholders.
an independent review, usually conducted annually, of a company's policies and operations that look at matters of social concern to stakeholders, such as employment equity, customer satisfaction, community relations, and environmental impacts
A systematic analysis of how a firm is using funds earmarked for social-responsibility goals and how effective these expenditures have been.
an examination of the performance of an enterprise relative to certain social objectives