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.
English, PDF, 191kb
This list contains up-to-date contact details for National Contact Points for all countries adhering to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
The Guidance provides recommendations for responsible mineral supply chains to help companies to respect human rights and avoid contributing to conflict through their mineral or metal purchasing decisions and practices.
Promoting responsible business conduct in the financial sector is vital to building a sustainable global economy. Although the Guidelines’ due diligence recommendations can help financial institutions, the inherent complexities in the sector create challenges. This paper highlights key considerations for institutional investors in carrying out due diligence that will help to identify and respond to environmental and social risks.
The OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector is used as the benchmark for due diligence by many industry and multi-stakeholder initiatives. The Alignment Assessment process serves to evaluate the alignment of the standards and implementation of these initiatives with the recommendations in the Guidance.
8 July 2020 - Egypt has committed to a proactive reform agenda to improve the business climate, attract more foreign and domestic investment, and reap the benefits of openness to FDI and participation in global value chains.
English, PDF, 1,316kb
06/07/2020 - Building on a 2019 report by the OECD title "Owners of the World’s Listed Companies”, this report focuses on the ownership structures in Indian listed companies. It describes some unique Indian characteristics with respect to the ownership landscape and the presence of institutional investors in Indian capital markets.
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.