Ministerial Meeting on Responsible Business Conduct

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15 February 2023, OECD Conference Centre, ParisGlobal Forum on RBC


16:00-16:15: Opening remarks on the role of RBC in aligning business and finance with broader policy goals and the outcomes of the Ministerial Meeting on RBC
  • Amélie de Montchalin, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of France to the OECD
  • Jack Markell, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the United States to the OECD
  • Carmine Di Noia, Director, Directorate for Financial and Enterprises Affairs, OECD 
16:15-16:55: Moderated panel: From momentum to mainstream - scaling up responsible business conduct in the decade to come
  • Moderator: Allan Jørgensen, Head of the OECD Centre for Responsible Business Conduct
  • Veronica Nilsson, Acting General Secretary of TUAC
  • Winand QuaedvliegChair, Committee on Investment and Responsible Business Conduct, Business at the OECD (BIAC)
  • Marian Ingrams, Global Coordinator, OECD Watch 
Insight from expert speaker on enabling a just transition through responsible business conduct: Professor Nick Robins, London School of Economics and Political Science

16:55-17:25: Q&A with the audience

17:25-17:30: Closing remarks: Policy cooperation on responsible business conduct and the road paved ahead in the Ministerial Declaration 
  • Professor Christine Kaufmann, Chair, OECD Working Party on RBC 

OECD Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector

16-17 February 2023 I OECD Conference Centre, Paris

The 9th OECD Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector will take place on 16-17 February 2023 in a hybrid format. The Forum brings together representatives of government, business, trade unions and civil society to review progress on the implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector to address emerging risks, and to share learnings on implementing due diligence across geographies in a neutral environment.