Companies worldwide will be given greater guidance and support on how to conduct their business responsibly and report on their sustainability performance thanks to a partnership between the Global Reporting Initiative and OECD.
For more than two decades, the world's economic growth and development was largely fuelled by globalisation-the opening up of financial and product markets, and the emergence of economies such as China, India and Brazil. This process was hit by an earthquake with the global financial crisis of 2008, an event which some have dubbed the “first crisis of globalisation”.
The 2010 edition of the annual report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises focuses on 3 core issues being considered during the update of the Guidelines - supply chains, human rights, and climate change.
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This newsletter focuses on global international investment activity, G20 investment measures, state-controlled investors and immunity, investing in a low-carbon economy, boosting investment in agriculture, economic diversification in Africa, ending trade in conflict minerals, and more.
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Are competition and corporate governance policies complements or substitutes? An occasional hearing session was held by Competition delegates to gain a better understanding of the interface between the two policies. They discussed conflicts of interest between shareholders and directors, as well as corporate boards that do not function well either because of interlocking directorates or a lack of substantive knowledge about the
This conference focused on experiences with investment policy reforms, ways to achieve a better investment environment and the role of international investment agreements in ASEAN.
This investment policy review charts Indonesia’s progress in developing an effective policy framework to promote investment for development.
The "Guide on Fighting Abusive Related Party Transactions in Asia" was released in 2009. This workshop focused on challenges associated with implementation of the guide.
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This White Paper supports the increased involvement and responsibilities of institutional investors in promoting good corporate governance practices in Latin America. It identifies some of the measures that stakeholders can take to support and enable institutional investors to further contribute to corporate governance improvements in the region.
This meeting focused on institutional investors and corporate governance, enhancing board effectiveness, the impact of stock exchanges on corporate governance, corporate governance of non-listed companies, evaluating boards of directors and corporate social responsibility.