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This survey was presented at the Informal ministerial meeting on responsible business conduct held in Paris on 26 June 2014.
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Communiqué by Ministers participating in the informal ministerial meeting on responsible business conduct that took place at the OECD on 26 June 2014.
This inaugural Forum was held on 12-13 June 2014, in Paris, France with the aim to promote private investment financing for low carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure. The Hon. Al Gore, former U.S. Vice President and Nobel Laureate who is also co-founder and chairman of Generation Investment Management was a guest speaker.
The Green Investment Financing Forum (GIFF) aimed to promote dialogue on the role of green investment banks, which are domestically-focused public institutions that use limited public capital to leverage or “crowd-in” private capital, including from institutional investors, for green infrastructure investment.
Co-organised by the Italian Co-Chair of the G20 Anti-Corruption Working Group and the OECD, participants discussed progress in advancing the key elements of the global anti-corruption agenda and innovative solutions to address the latest challenges facing countries, business and civil society.
Singapore, 4 June 2014: This roundtable focused on how policymakers and investors can facilitate private sector infrastructure financing, as well as issues related to governance for institutional investors and the accounting treatment for long-term investment.
This meeting provided the opportunity to review and discuss implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance and the ICGLR Regional Certification Mechanism. Issues pertinent to the tin, tantalum and tungsten (3Ts) and gold supply chains were addressed during the three-day forum.
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This policy seminar is the first in a series of regional events which will take place over the next two years as part of the OECD’s work on supporting SME competitiveness reforms in the Eastern Partner countries.
Forum 2014, entitled Resilient Economies for Inclusive Societies, will be organised around three cross-cutting themes: Inclusive Growth, Jobs, and Trust, exploring the multifaceted nature of resilience and how to now “bounce forward” in addressing economic, social, and environmental challenges.
Consultation of the Joint OECD/AfDB Initiative to Support Business Integrity and Anti-Bribery Efforts in Africa was held at the OECD Headquarters on 17 April 2014.