Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD
Location:Paris
Founded:1962
Membership:Top business organizations from all 34 OECD member economies as well as major non-member economies

Role

As the officially recognized representative of the OECD business community, advocates consensus industry views to the OECD and its member governments, to ensure that the resulting policy instruments and guidance assist private sector growth and prosperity and, thereby, contribute to the global economy. Coordinates and directly communicates business positions to the OECD in such areas as trade, economic and financial policies, foreign investment, information and telecommunications policy, social policy, taxation, energy and environmental policy.

Recent News

ParisWorkshop Business Highlights Opportunities to Strengthen Paris Agreement (9/16/2016) - Business, government, OECD and UNFCCC representatives attended a workshop to explore next steps to enhance the role of business in the Paris Agreement.
International flags Taking Stock of Business Conduct (7/28/2016) - The OECD analyzed the performance of the National Contact Point mechanism for ensuring responsible business conduct around the world.

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