Association Excellence Awards 2021 Finalist

NEW - In the running – Association Excellence Awards

19 Apr 2021
All Committees

AmCham EU has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Association Excellence Awards in the categories of ‘International Association of the Year’ and ‘Best Lobby or Advancement of a Cause During COVID-19’, highlighting our Uniting for diversity campaign. The awards ceremony is foreseen for Tuesday, 29 June. Read more here.

Atlantic Council - Transatlantic trade agenda

Relaunching the transatlantic trade agenda

19 Apr 2021
All Committees
Transatlantic Task Force

The Atlantic Council's Europe Center hosted a discussion on relaunching the transatlantic trade agenda. Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU, spoke on the importance of advancing the EU-US agenda and stressed how emerging issues such as digital and climate change can be a driving force, echoing the findings of our recent paper. Catch the entire discussion from Friday, 16 April with Congressman Don Beyer and MEP Arnaud Danjean here.

OECD environmental due diligence

OECD experts share on environmental due diligence

19 Apr 2021
Environment
Sustainable Corporate Governance Task Force

On Thursday, 15 April, AmCham EU hosted a workshop on Environmental due diligence with experts from the OECD Centre for Responsible Business Conduct in Paris. Stephanie Venuti, Environmental lead, illustrated the OECD’s work around environmental due diligence and the different resources companies can draw upon to improve their due diligence. Barbara Bijelic, Legal Expert, placed the OECD guidelines into a broader regulatory context at EU and global level. The presentations were followed by a discussion with AmCham EU member companies.