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The 42 adhering governments to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises have agreed on the terms of reference for carrying out an update of the Guidelines. The update aims to ensure their continued role as a leading international instrument for the promotion of responsible business conduct.
The Guidelines are supported by a unique implementation mechanism of National Contact Points which assists enterprises and their stakeholders to take appropriate measures to further the objectives of the Guidelines
The range of existing instruments listed and explained in this 190-page document, including policy recommendations, guidelines and principles of best practice, is extremely rich. Alongside OECD instruments such as the Anti-Bribery Convention, Principles of Corporate Governance and Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, as well as standards and guidelines on everything from taxation and competition to development aid and public
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On 5 May 2008, the OECD and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) concluded a Memorandum of Understanding with a view to ensuring that the proposed ISO 26000 Standard on Social Responsibility and related activities are consistent with and complement the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
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The OECD Principles of Corporate Governance: 2004 - Japanese Translation
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OECD Principles of Corporate Governance 2004 - German Translation
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OECD Principles of Corporate Governance: 2004 - Russian translation
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Aprovados pelo ministros da OCDE em 1999, os Princípios da OCDE sobre o Governo das Sociedades tornaram se uma referência internacional para decisores políticos, investidores, sociedades e outros sujeitos com interesses relevantes em todo o mundo. Fizeram progredir a calendarização de prioridades do governo das sociedades e proporcionaram uma orientação específica para as iniciativas legislativas e regulamentadoras tanto nos Estados
In 2002, OECD Ministers called for a review of the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance. After more than a year of extensive and open consultations the revised Principles were released in April 2004.
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The governments of the OECD’s 30 member countries have approved a revised version of the OECD's Principles of Corporate Governance adding new recommendations for good practice in corporate behaviour with a view to rebuilding and maintaining public trust in companies and stock markets.