If your interested in what kind of Corporate Social Responsibility programmes are being undertaken by companies in Ireland, a great place to start is the Inspiring Excellence 2007 report, which is published by Business in the Community.

The report, which was published by BITC at the end of October, has 51 CSR case studies on over thirty companies in Ireland (including Microsoft Ireland).

According to BITC the report:

"The report contains 51 case studies from almost 30 companies - multinational and local - on good business practice across a range of areas, including new product development, staff engagement, corporate philanthropy, volunteering, customer communications, community relations and energy and waste management."

If you're interested in local CSR download the report.