Social responsibility in the context of global challenges: the case of Ukraine

  • Irina Kresina National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, Honored Scientist and Engineer of Ukraine, Department of Legal Problems of Political Science of the V.M. Koretsky Institute state and law of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0771-9707
  • Nataliia Shust Department of Civil Law and the Procedure of the National Aviation University, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8491-160X
  • Hultai Mykhailo Department of Constitutional Law and Human Rights of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3521-8531
  • Spivak Maryna Department of Public Administration and Administration of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9471-7154
  • Durnov Yevhen Department of the History of State and Law of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4249-9829
Keywords: social responsibility, global challenges, Ukraine, International Happy Planet Index, GDP, Global Agenda for the 21st Century.

Abstract

Description. The purpose of the article is to study social responsibility in the context of global challenges on the example of Ukraine. Methodology. The research methods are chosen based on the object, subject and purpose of the research. The study used general scientific and special methods of scientific knowledge. In particular, dialectical method reveals the essence and content of social responsibility. Comparative and legal method was used in the analysis of scientific categories, definitions and approaches. The method of systematic analysis was used to comprehensively summarize the features of social responsibility of a State, society and an individual. Using the normative-dogmatic method, the content of normative-legal acts, regulating the issue under consideration and scientific works of domestic and foreign scientists was analyzed. The legal modeling method was used to develop proposals for improving the regulatory framework governing the issue under consideration. As a result of the research it has been found that a new characteristic of social responsibility is its globalization, when the latter becomes planetary in scope and requires joint consolidated action by the international community. The authors of the article have proved that the deficit of responsibility, which causes a number of serious social negative consequences, which, in turn, lead to deepening of the total crisis. Practical implementation. It is stated that the current economic theory is already considered to be archaic and far from being the best indicator for assessing the efficiency of the government and the success of the economy. It is proved that in order to determine people’s quality of life, it is better to use the International Happy Planet Index, which more accurately characterizes social aspects of quality of life and social orientation of economic growth. Value / Originality. It is concluded that the formation of responsible society in Ukraine is possible only if there will be the availability of social responsibility of all subjects of social interaction. In this context, social responsibility of the State is of particular importance as a prerequisite for ensuring sustainable development based on the reconciliation of the interests of the state, the individual, society and business.

Author Biographies

Irina Kresina, National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, Honored Scientist and Engineer of Ukraine, Department of Legal Problems of Political Science of the V.M. Koretsky Institute state and law of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine

Doctor of Political Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, Honored Scientist and Engineer of Ukraine, Head of the Department of Legal Problems of Political Science of the V.M. Koretsky Institute state and law of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine

Nataliia Shust, Department of Civil Law and the Procedure of the National Aviation University, Ukraine

Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Professor of the Department of Civil Law and the Procedure of the National Aviation University, Ukraine

Hultai Mykhailo, Department of Constitutional Law and Human Rights of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Doctor of Law, Associate Professor, Professor of the Department of Constitutional Law and Human Rights of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Spivak Maryna, Department of Public Administration and Administration of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Doctor of Political Science, Associate Professor, Associate Professor of the Department of Public Administration and Administration of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Durnov Yevhen, Department of the History of State and Law of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Doctor of Law, Associate Professor, Professor of the Department of the History of State and Law of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

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Published
2020-03-21
How to Cite
Kresina, I., Shust, N., Mykhailo, H., Maryna, S., & Yevhen, D. (2020). Social responsibility in the context of global challenges: the case of Ukraine. Amazonia Investiga, 9(27), 578-587. https://doi.org/10.34069/AI/2020.27.03.62
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