Responsible business conduct (RBC) is a key element in fostering an open and sustainable international investment climate. Businesses often operate in multiple countries and in complex and diverse cultural, legal and regulatory environments. Responsible business conduct is a real asset in the intensely competitive context of international affairs.
The concept of responsible business conduct operationalizes and modernizes the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR). Responsible business conduct also incorporates the principle of “due diligence”.
The purpose of these pages is to provide some tools and background elements regarding corporate governance in order to promote responsible conduct.