Conference on advancing responsible business practices in the Asia-Pacific region
18 November 2013 – Bangkok, Thailand
This conference discussed the role of governments in supporting and facilitating more sustainable and inclusive business practices in the Asia-Pacific region.
It focused on recent trends and approaches to promoting responsible business conduct at the national and international level, as well as opportunities for regional collaboration.
This one-day conference was organised by the OECD and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) and was held as part of the Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week.
Memorandum of Understanding
On the occasion of the conference, the OECD and UN ESCAP signed a Memorandum of Understanding to reinforce their partnership with a focus on promoting corporate responsibility and responsible business practices.
Draft agenda (pdf)
Concept note (pdf)
UN ESCAP: www.unescap.org
OECD work on international investment
OECD work on international investment in Southeast Asia