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UK NCP initial assessment: complaint from the International Accountability Project and the World Development Movement against GCM Resources Plc in Bangladesh
Author: UK National Contact Point for OECD Guidelines, Published on: 13 June 2013
The statement records the decision of the UK National Contact Point to accept for further consideration a complaint from two non-governmental organisations that a UK company acted inconsistently with the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises in developing plans for coal mining in Bangladesh. The OECD guidelines provide recommendations for business conduct that the UK government encourages UK businesses to comply with wherever they are trading and operating.