NPC Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises NPC Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

The National Contact Point (NCP) OECD for the implementation of the recommendations made by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in the Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises was established by Government Decision no. 420 of May 12, 2005.
The attributions of the National Contact Point, presented in the Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), are:

 

• Promoting the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

• Analyzing the questions about the guidelines contained in the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and helping to solve problems that may arise in this regard

• Disseminating the information on the experience of the countries signatories of the Declaration on its application

• Preparing an annual report for the OECD Investment Committee


The National Contact Point provides a discussion forum and supports the business community, the employer's organizations and other interested parties in reviewing the subject matter in an effective and timely manner and in accordance with the legislation in force.

 

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises contains a series of recommendations for national governments of multinational enterprises, voluntary principles and standards for responsible business conduct in a global level, in accordance with existing legislation.

 

The guidelines' aim is that the operation of multinational enterprises to be linked to government policies, to strengthen mutual trust between enterprises and the society in which it operates, to help improve the investment climate and to enhance the contribution to the sustainable development process made by multinational enterprises.

 

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises cover fields such as:

• Employment and Industrial Relations

• Environmental Protection

• Human Rights

• Fighting bribery

• Consumers' Protection

• Competition

• Taxing

• Science and technology

• Providing information at the corporate level

 

According to Government Decision 420 / 2015, the NCP has the following members:

  1. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  2. Ministry of the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship
    Ministry of Public Finances
  3. Ministry of Justice
  4. Ministry of National Education
  5. Ministry of Labor and Social Justice
  6. Ministry of Economy 
  7. Ministry of Transportation
  8. Ministry of the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship
  9. Ministry of Environment
  10. Romanian Academy – National Institute for Economic Research
  11. Alliance of Romanian Employers Confederation
  12. Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

The NCP members' functions are as follows:

 

COORDINATION:

  1. Ministry of the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship
  2. Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

EXECUTIVE:

  1. Ministry of the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship
  2. Foreign Investment Direction

 

SECRETARIAT

  1. Foreign Investment Direction
  2. Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

 

 

 "OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises" (click here for download PDF)

Contact

 

National Contact Point for the recommendations in the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

Phone: +4021 202 53 04

Email: pnc@investromania.gov.ro