United Nations Development Programme

Russian Federation

Report on Social Investments in Russia

On 17 November 2004, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in
partnership with the Russian Managers Association, launched the Report on Social
Investments in Russia prepared in the framework of their joint

The work on the Report began with the official visit to the Russian
Federation of the UNDP Administrator Mark Malloch Brown in February 2004. The
Russian Managers Association was selected a national partner in the project.

The Report is based on materials taken from Russian and foreign sources,
research conducted by the Managers Association, and primary data obtained from
100 Russian companies that participated in a questionnaire on ?The Russian
Business Social Investment Index?
. The core of the report is an analysis of
the role Russian business in social development.

You can find the full version of the Report in PDF format