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From land grabs to anti union behaviour, businesses are increasingly being held accountable

Failing? On the contrary, argues Roel Nieuwenkamp, chair of the OECD working party on responsible business conduct. We’re getting ...

News item | 25-02-2015 | 00:00

On 16-17 February the OECD organised a seminar about: ‘Aligning Policies for the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy' (APT)

On 16-17 February the OECD organised a seminar about: ‘Aligning Policies for the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy' (APT).

News item | 25-02-2015 | 00:00

UN Youth representative to cycle from Amsterdam to Cape Town

Foreign minister Bert Koenders met Dutch UN Youth Representative Jilt van Schayik this morning ahead of his forthcoming bicycle ...

News item | 18-02-2015 | 00:00

ITC to benefit from Dutch-funded junior professionals

The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs today announced that it would provide funding for two Junior Professional Officers (JPOs) ...

News item | 16-02-2015 | 00:00

Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth

Determined and systemic action to implement a comprehensive reform agenda across a wide range of policy areas offers governments ...

News item | 09-02-2015 | 00:00

Ambassadors and Cosul-Generals annual meeting, The Hague

News item | 28-01-2015 | 00:00

Koenders wants the world to empower the UN

“In 2014, the UN showed us what it stands for. It is up to its member states to ensure that the UN can even do a better job in ...

News item | 20-01-2015 | 00:00

BLOG - Looking Back to Rana Plaza to Find a Way Forward

By Roel Nieuwenkamp, Chair of the OECD Working Party for Responsible Business Conduct April 24th of this year marked the one year ...

News item | 19-07-2014 | 00:00

BLOG - OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and the Financial Sector

Responsible Investor article: In my previous article I discussed the importance of Responsible Business Conduct (‘RBC’) in the ...

News item | 12-06-2014 | 00:00