OECD Management for Multinational Enterprises: dialogue with stakeholders

July 27, 2017, Kyiv - The Center for CSR Development in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine met stakeholders on the implementation of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises in Ukraine. The meeting was made possible thanks to the support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine. The American Chamber of Commerce was the information partner of the meeting. Під час зустрічі Андрій Демчук, директор департаменту залучення інвестицій Міністерства економічного розвитку [...]

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Round table “Development of Business Integrity in Ukraine – what is at stake and who is in”

May 17, 2018 - The Center for CSR Development with the National Contact Point of Ukraine, sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine, conducted a presentation of the National Contact Point and its mechanisms at the round table "Development of Business Integrity in Ukraine - what is at stake and who is in", arranged within the Integrity Week of Ukraine. Also, the first results of the study "Social Responsibility in Ukraine" were presented in the [...]

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Workshop on “Effective use of the OECD Guidelines by National Contact Points (NCPs). Capacity Building and Interaction for the Northern, Baltic and Ukrainian Civil Society and the NCP”, Utrecht, the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

In accordance with the invitation of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and with the support of the project "Capacity Building of the National Contact Point" implemented by the Center for Corporate Social Responsibility Development, sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine, the Ukrainian delegation from the NCP took part in the workshop. The delegation included M. V. Kupchuk, the Deputy Head of the Department of Investment Policy Formation, the Investment Attraction [...]

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The workshop on responsible business conduct was held in Lviv

On September 5, the Center for CSR Development, in partnership with the Department of Economics of the Lviv City Council and the Lviv Chamber of Commerce and Industry, held the workshop on responsible business conduct sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The workshop was attended by: Victoria Dovzhyk, the Advisor to the Office, and Lars Westerberg, the President of the Rotary Club in Lviv, the founder of the Danish Business Council, as well as representatives of [...]

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The working meeting between the representatives of the NCP and representatives of the Federation of Trade Unions of Ukraine

March 13, 2019. The working meeting between the representatives of the NCP and representatives of the Federation of Trade Unions of Ukraine was held. During the meeting the representatives of the NCP were speaking about the establishment of NCP, key goals and activities, the need for NCP cooperation with trade unions, and the role of trade unions in lodging and handling complaints regarding Guidelines violation. The participants exchanged their views on Guidelines promotion, complaints handling mechanisms, efficiency of NCP [...]

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Submission of the draft Concept for review by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

January-February 2019. The efforts are being made to adopt the Concept of the state policy in the field of the development of the business social responsibility, in particular, the relevant draft Concept was submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine for review, and its revision was made subject to comments made by the authorities concerned and the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, in particular, three coordination meetings were held on revision of the draft Concept [...]

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Conference “Business changing the country”

December 17, 2018. NCP took part in the Conference “Business Changing the Country” dedicated to awarding of the companies that implemented important projects related to the corporate social responsibility in 2018. Awarding occurred as a part of Business Case Competition on Corporate Social Responsibility held by the Center for the ninth straight year and supported by EY. Challenges arising during the NPC activities and the ways of their overcoming were discussed during the event, as well as the need [...]

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The first “Forum of Responsible Business Conduct”

October 13, Kyiv. The Center for CSR Development in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine held a Forum of Responsible Business Conduct to raise awareness of OECD* principles for multinational companies. The event was sponsored by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Ukraine. Mykhailo Titarchuk, Deputy Minister for Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, started the event with a welcoming speech and told about Ukraine’s accession to the OECD Investment Committee and the commitment to [...]

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The second “Forum of Responsible Business”

On October 5, the second Forum of Responsible Business was held in Kyiv. The event was sponsored by the Center for CSR Development jointly with the National Contact Point under the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine with the support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine. The representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, Ukrainian and international companies shared the key principles for the successful work of a modern Ukrainian [...]

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The second meeting of the Interdepartmental Working Group of the NCP

April 04, 2018. The second meeting of the Interdepartmental Working Group (IWG) of the National Contact Point (NCP) under the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade was held. The IWG includes representatives of the National Contact Point, the Center for CSR Development, Ministries, business associations (EBA and AmCham) and trade unions. Based on the results of the meeting, the documents regulating the activity of the NCP during processing of complaints, as well as the plans of the NCP until July [...]

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