Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, launched the OECD Capital Market Review of Portugal, 2 October 2020, alongside Portugal’s Finance Minister João Leão and EU Commissioner Elisa Ferreira.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-general of the OECD, delivered opening remarks at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Partnership of International Organisations for Effective International Rulemaking: International Organisations and their Members Facing the Global Crisis Together, on Thursday 3 September 2020.
The OECD-India Experts Forum on Corporate Governance supports policy makers by assessing key market practices and policy trends that may be detrimental to sound corporate governance. It also supports implementation of good practices by offering recommendations and policy options based on comparative analysis.
29 June 2020 - Does board diversity contribute to transform companies into more sustainable, valuable and responsible actors—and if it does, how? How can diverse boards ensure that companies can create value and effectively navigate mega trends such as digitalisation, climate change and greater stakeholder demands for purposeful business? This virtual discussion addressed these questions.
The OECD Responsible Business Conduct Policy Review of Peru seeks to foster the role of the Peruvian Government in promoting and enabling responsible business conduct. It examines Peruvian policies in the areas covered by the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, as well as in other areas through which the Government can leverage and incentivise responsible business practices.
Estudios de la OCDE sobre políticas públicas de conducta empresarial responsable busca fomentar el papel del Gobierno de Perú en la promoción de la conducta empresarial responsable (CER) y la creación de condiciones propicias para ésta.
24 June 2020 - This webinar covered China’s proposed Central Bank Digital Currency (DC/EP), its new Blockchain-based Service Network (BSN), some of the interesting commercial applications being developed, from insurance to supply chains, as well as the role the government is playing in fostering blockchain innovation, as well as the policy and regulatory environment.
19 May 2020: The 2020 Global Forum will be held virtually and in two parts. The first part on 19 May 2020 will focus on how governments and businesses can use an responsible business conduct approach to address the COVID-19 crisis and build more resilient supply chains.
The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises recommend that enterprises conduct due diligence in order to identify, prevent or mitigate and account for how actual and potential adverse impacts are addressed. This Due Diligence Guidance provides practical support to enterprises by providing plain language explanations of due diligence recommendations and associated provisions.
The Secretary-General of the OECD, Mr. Angel Gurría, will be in Rome on Friday 31 January 2020 to present the OECD Review of Italian Capital Markets “Creating Growth Opportunities for Italian Companies and Savers”.