10/10/2018 - The OECD Working Party on Responsible Business Conduct (WPRBC) has designated Christine Kaufmann to serve as its new Chair.
As the demand for food increases, agriculture will continue to attract investment and new actors may be confronted with ethical dilemmas and find it difficult to implement responsible business conduct in their practices. In this context the OECD and the FAO are working together to develop due diligence guidance to help enterprises observe existing widely-supported standards for RBC along agricultural supply chains.
The OECD, together with Greece and the European Commission, has developed a series of documents to help fight corruption in the private sector in Greece.
The OECD works with Asian economies and regional partners to raise awareness and promote corporate governance and capital market development in the region.
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This Primer provides an introduction to blockchain technology, outlines some of the potential benefits it can bring, and considers the risks and challenges it poses. While not comprehensive, it is an overview of the key concepts and terms intended to help people better understand this emerging technology and its growing impact.
4-5 September 2018, Paris - The OECD Blockchain Policy Forum on "Distributed Ledgers: Opportunities and Challenges" was the first major international conference to take stock of blockchain’s impacts across the full range of government activities and public priorities.
L’Edition 2018 des Perspectives de l’OCDE sur l’Entreprise et la Finance souligne les principaux risques susceptibles d’affecter la croissance économique mondiale. Selon cette publication, la normalisation progressive des politiques monétaires, qui intervient dans un contexte de niveaux d’endettement élevés, sera révélateur de l’efficacité des réformes réglementaires de Bâle III visant à renforcer la stabilité du système financier.