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  • 13-December-2010


    OECD-GRI partnership to help multinational companies operate responsibly

    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.

  • 4-October-2010


    OECD standards taken up in fight against conflict minerals

    The OECD Guidance for Responsible Supply Chain Management of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas was endorsed by the ICGLR on 30 September 2010 and will be put forward for adoption at the ICGLR’s Special Summit of Heads of States on 19 November 2010 as part of a package of tools designed to improve transparency and accountability in the minerals sector.

  • 28-April-2010


    Gender : Encouraging gender equality in the Middle East and North Africa

    Governments in the Middle East and North Africa increasingly recognise that gender equality - encouraging the talents, skills, education and productivity of all their citizens, including women - will make their countries stronger.

  • 8-mars-2010


    L’OCDE, l’OMC et la CNUCED appellent une nouvelle fois les pays du G20 à résister au protectionnisme

    L’OCDE, l’Organisation mondiale du commerce et la Conférence des Nations Unies sur le commerce et le développement ont appelé les chefs d’État et de gouvernement des pays du G20 à résister au protectionnisme, faute de quoi les perspectives de reprise économique risquent d’être anéanties.

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  • 17-February-2010


    Governments should take action to improve the competitiveness and sustainability of tourism, says the OECD

    A new OECD report, OECD Tourism Trends and Policies 2010, reviews the impact of the crisis on tourism, analyses trends and policies in 42 countries, including all OECD countries and selected non member economies such as Chile, Brazil, India or South Africa.

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  • 11-December-2009


    OECD Steel Committee says market recovering slowly, capacity expected to outstrip demand

    The global steel industry is gradually emerging from one of its worst downturns in decades. Despite some improvement in market conditions, the steel industry still faces challenging years ahead.

  • 4-December-2009


    India needs to cut red tape, spend more on infrastructure in order to boost growth

    India needs to strengthen and liberalise its regulatory framework and invest more in infrastructure in order to attract increased foreign direct investment (FDI), according to a new OECD report.

  • 4-November-2009


    Mobilising financial resources - Boosting energy investment and carbon finance in Africa

    NEPAD-OECD Ministerial Meeting & Expert Roundtable, 11-12 November 2009, Johannesburg, South Africa. Mobilising Financial Resources - Boosting Energy Investment & Carbon Finance in Africa.

  • 27-October-2009


    UN Global Compact and OECD intensify collaboration

    (New York/Paris, 27 October 2009) – The United Nations Global Compact and the OECD have recently begun to enhance their collaborative efforts, particularly in countries that have both Global Compact Local Networks and National Contact Points NCPs on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.

  • 28-septembre-2009


    OCDE-G20 : Des normes internationales de politique structurelle sont fondamentales pour sortir de la crise

    Le Secrétaire général de l’OCDE, M. Angel Gurría, a déclaré que les nouvelles sources d’emploi et de croissance indispensables à une reprise soutenue de l’économie mondiale ne se concrétiseront que si les grandes économies de la planète mettent en place les politiques structurelles adéquates.

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