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Presentation by Mr. Stefan GÖSSLING, Professor at the Lund University of Sweden, at the OECD Workshop on Sustainable Development Strategies and Tourism on 18 June 2010.
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Presentation by Ms. Patricia CORTIJO, Environment Director of the ACCOR Group, at the Workshop on Sustainable Development Strategies and Tourism on 18 June 2010.
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Presentation by Dr. Regina PRESLMAIR of the Austrian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management, at the Workshop on Sustainable Development Strategies and Tourism on 18 June 2010.
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Presentation by Mr. Pan Sang HAN, Minister Counsellor at the Korean Delegation to the OECD, at the Workshop on Sustainable Development Strategies and Tourism on 18 June 2010.
Speaking at the Ministerial Session of the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York, OECD Deputy Secretary-General Richard Boucher highlights the complementary roles played by the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and the UN Global Compact in promoting corporate responsibility.
At the USCIB Global Investment Conference in Washington A. Gurría announced that the OECD is considering the feasibility of a non-binding “Model Investment Treaty”, building on converging understandings in OECD and partner countries and invited other organisations to join these reflections.
This study shows great progress in building a successful policy environment to encourage investment and the resulting acceleration in FDI inflows and economic growth. However, India needs to strengthen and liberalise its regulatory framework and invest more in infrastructure in order to attract increased foreign direct investment, according to the OECD Secretary-General.
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Deputy Secretary-General Aart de Geus talks about the OECD's support for the UN Framework for Business and Human Rights developed by Professor Ruggie. This speech was made at the 2009 EU Conference on corporate social responsiblity in Stockholm on 10 November 2009.
Le Sécrétaire-général M. Gurría a souligné la nécessité de s'accorder sur des objectifs internationaux communs dans des domaines tels que l'innovation et la croissance verte prédisant qu'"ils pourraient devenir l'axe majeur pour l'élaboration du volet structurel du Cadre du G20".
In his introductory remarks at the Paris Conference for Long-Term Value & Economic Stability, Angel Gurría talks about the importance of long-term investments and their capacity to help to bring back confidence and to achieve long-term sustainable development throughout the world