Insight of the Week: Corporate Affairs Roles Are Increasingly Focused on Social Context for Business

Considering how the context within which the Corporate Affairs function has changed in recent years, Corporate Affairs professionals report that capturing the social context within which business operates has grown in prominence compared to three years ago.

Other activities that are increasing in prominence are addressing climate risk and an increasing focus on good internal communications.

This suggests that the Corporate Affairs function is evolving to better address sustainability and ESG issues as a part of daily activities.

Source: Oxford-GlobeScan Global Corporate Affairs Survey of 221 Corporate Affairs and corporate communications professionals across 23 countries