Sub-study – The role of the Netherlands in international RBC initiatives

What was the contribution of The Netherlands to international agreements and legislation in the field of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and responsible business conduct (RBC)? This study provides answers to that question by analysing the Dutch government’s efforts to promote the implementation of the OECD Guidelines and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights internationally.

This sub-study was drafted by Change in Context, commissioned by, and in close cooperation with, IOB. The views, findings and conclusions expressed in this sub-study belong solely to the author.