CSR & globalisation - the responsibilities of UK companies operating overseas

Venue Committee Room 2, House of Lords

Our guest speakers on this occasion were: Philippa Foster-Back, the Director of the Institute of Business Ethics; international business consultant, Donna Boehme; and Lord Newby, Chair of Sport for Life International. Philippa Foster-Back spoke about the implications of the new UK Bribery Act and other UK drivers on the behaviour of UK companies operating overseas; Donna Boehme spoke about the implications for UK companies of the OECD Further Recommendations and Good Practice Guidance; and Lord Newby spoke about implementation of the Bribery Act.

Meeting documents

Minutes 8 December 2010 (139k)

Donna Boehme's presentation (273k)