Corporate social and societal responsibility

Composition of the study group

Administrator in charge: Ms Magdalena Ruda | Assistant: Ms Carlotta Isabella Iapichino

Adopted by the REX Section during its meeting on 16 July 2015.


Related EESC opinions previously adopted:

Related European Parliament's Resolutions:

EU initiatives and instruments in the area of CSR:

Examples of EU cooperation / dialogue on CSR with third countries

International instruments in the area of CSR

CSR in EU Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), example of EU-Korea FTA

  • EU-Korea FTA; Chapter 13 of the Agreement is dedicated to Trade and Sustainable Development; references to cooperation in the area of CSR are in Article 13.6 (Trade favouring sustainable development) and in Annex 13 (letter d) to the Agreement


OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises