GFII VIII -Programme and documents

 

OECD GLOBAL FORUM ON INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT VIII

Beyond the Crisis: International Investment for a Stronger, Cleaner, Fairer Global Economy 


Paris, 7-8 December 2009

 

Draft annotated programme (PDF)

Bios of speakers (PDF)

Timetable (PDF)


Documentation by session

The following list provides links to the documentation relevant to each session.

 

Day 1 - 7 December 2009

 

Opening plenary and ministerial roundtable debate

Opening plenary and ministerial roundtable debate: International investment is a force for a stronger, cleaner, fairer global economy

 

Parallel sessions

1.1

Investment policy challenges and priorities in Latin America

1.2

Unlocking investment potential in Africa: What role for the OECD after the Doha review of the Monterrey Consensus

1.3

Exploring the interface between responsible business conduct and corporate governance: Lessons from the Japanese experience

1.4

World Investment and Political Risk 2009: Cross-border investment in uncertain times

 

Day 2 - 8 December 2009

 

Parallel sessions

2.1

Foreign investment and national security: Future challenges to a balanced approach

2.2

Promoting responsible international investment in agriculture

2.3

Outward investment from emerging markets in a time of crisis

2.4

Measuring the quality of investment policy frameworks: Useful guides for policy reform or a beauty contest?

 

Consultation on an update of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

Special Session

Recent NEPAD initiatives

Briefing with Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, Chief Executive Officer, NEPAD, for African Ambassadors and other interested GFII delegates on recent NEPAD initiatives, including the NEPAD-OECD Africa Investment Initiative chaired by Ambassador Konji Sebati, South Africa