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

Gold Rush Fuels DR Congo Crisis Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains (5/2/2016) - The OECD Due Diligence Guidance provides detailed recommendations to help companies respect ‌human rights through their mineral purchasing practices
Climate Change High on BIAC’s Agenda (5/2/2016) - BIAC reiterated its continued support to the OECD as a key organization to provide fact-based analysis concerning the implementation of the Paris Agreement

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