Background documents

Background documents for the participants of the TUDCN Seminar on Private Sector in Development in Barcelona, 28-30 October 2013.

- Agenda of the meeting

- TUDCN background discussion document: The Private Sector and its role in Development - A trade union perspective, by Pierre Habbard, TUAC

- Doing Better: Civil Society recommendations for building on the findings of the Doing Business Review by Peter Bakvis, ITUC/Global Unions Washington Office

- Preparing for the 2014 Development Cooperation Forum - Background Study
for the DCF Switzerland High-level Symposium Montreux 24-25 October 2013 - Public aid as a driver for private investment, by the Development Cooperation Policy Branch Office for ECOSOC ECOSOC The United Nations Economic and Social Council coordinates the economic and social work of 14 UN specialised agencies. It serves as the central forum for discussing international economic and social issues, and for formulating policy recommendations addressed to member states and the United Nations system. with the Support and Coordination of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs United Nations

In Spanish only:

- El papel de la empresa privado en la ayuda oficial al desarrollo ¿ Cooperación Sa ? (I): Cooperación empresarial, por Jesús Carrión, observatorio de la deuda en la globalización: texto completo - resumen

- ¿Puede ser la empresa transnacional un agente de desarrollo humano sostenible en países empobrecidos?