Annual Report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

Frequency :
Annual
ISSN :
1999-0952 (online)
ISSN :
2220-5713 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/19990952
Next Edition: 18 Dec 2014
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OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are recommendations providing voluntary principles and standards for responsible business conduct for multinational corporations The Guidelines are legally non-binding. The Guidelines were adopted by the OECD on 1976 and revised in 1979, 1982, 1984, 1991 and 2000.

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OECD
Publication Date :
27 Nov 2003
Pages :
200
ISBN :
9789264019140 (PDF) ; 9789264019126 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/mne-2003-en

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The Guidelines are recommendations by governments covering all major areas of business ethics, including corporate steps to obey the law, observe internationally-recognised standards and respond to other societal expectations. This report describes the actions taken by the adhering governments to implement the Guidelines. 

 

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PART I. MEETING OF NATIONAL CONTACT POINTS – AN OVERVIEW OF GUIDELINES-RELATED ACTIVITIES
Summary Report of the Chair of the Meeting on the Activities of NCPs
I. Introduction and Background 
II. Institutional Arrangements
III. Information and Promotion 
IV. Implementation in specific instances
V. The UN Expert Panel Report on the Illegal Exploitation of Natural Resources in the Democratic Republic of Congo
VI. Follow-up on issues raised at the June 2002 Meetings
VII. Progress to date and considerations for future action
Background Paper on the Scope of the Guidelines
Background Paper on NCP Procedures
Archive of Communications
Background – The Role of the National Contact Points in the Implementation of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
Consultations – Contributions by Business, Trade Unions and Non-governmental Organisations
BIAC Statement
TUAC Working Paper on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
OECD Watch Review of National Contact Points
PART II. ROUNDTABLE ON CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY: ENHANCING THE ROLE OF BUSINESS IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION – MAKING THE MOST OF THE OECD GUIDELINES FOR MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES
Acknowledgements
Summary of the Roundtable Discussion
Opening Remarks – Mrs. Berglind Asgeirsdottir, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD
Business Approaches to Combating Corrupt Practices
Anti-Corruption Instruments and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
Appendix I. Declaration on International Investment and Multinational Enterprises
Appendix II. The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises: Text and Implementation Procedures