June 29, 2017 – June 30, 2017 all-day
2017 OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct SUMMARY REPORT

The OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct held on 29-30 June 2017 gathered participants from governments, businesses, trade unions and civil society to discuss responsible supply chains through due diligence; driving responsible institutional investment; the role of National Contact Points in evolving contexts; lessons from the climate agenda; responsible business conduct in state-owned enterprises; mainstreaming RBC in companies; responsible employment of migrant workers; comparing anti-corruption and human rights due diligence approaches; contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals through RBC; developing responsible leadership; responsible disengagement; tools for promoting responsible finance; using technology for RBC; and infrastructure. 

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French Law on the Corporate Duty of Vigilance – A Practical and Multidimensional Perspective
Publications 14 December 2017

By Stéphane Brabant and Elsa Savourey Companies are currently establishing their first vigilance plans and preparing to effectively implement them. However, clarifications are still needed with regard to the interpretation and practical application...Read More

Ripe for Change: Ending Human Suffering in Supermarket Supply Chains report
Publications 20 June 2018

Millions of people around the world who farm, fish, and process the food in our stores are working extremely long hours, toiling in unsafe conditions, and earning only poverty wages. The report and its accompanying methodology note launch Oxfam’...Read More

How to Mitigate the Risk of Child Labour in the Supply Chain
VideosWebinarsEvents 12 May 2016

When: May 12, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Extreme poverty and lack of livelihood opportunities result in some families sending their children to work on cocoa farms.  It is reported that some children are ‘sold’ to traffickers or farm owners, paying for a determined duration of labour.  Children...

TAGS: Global
Transnational Organized Crime and the Impact on the Private Sector: The Hidden Battalions
Publications 16 December 2017

Authors: Robin Cartwright & Frances Cleland-Bones This paper is based on the Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime's detailed review of the scale and nature of organised crime’s infiltration of the private sector.  These fin...Read More

TAGS: Global