Dubai Investments has launched its first Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report 2010, detailing the investment firm's initiatives in regards to CSR and environmental protection. The report covers the period between January 2010 and January 2011 and provides an overview of its strategic plan on environmental responsibility for the workplace, community and the employment market. Khalid Kalban, managing director and chief executive officer at Dubai Investments, commented: "Our commitment to corporate social responsibility is not an option, but a part of the core values of our business objectives."The global financial crisis has proved that there is a need for a close relationship and interaction between the business world, society and the environment. Moreover, it has promoted the importance of addressing social and environmental issues at a strategic level within organisations."Dubai Investments boasts diversified interests in industries, finance and real estate. The firm is currently backing Dubai Police in an effort to drug abuse.