Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 25, 2013


Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Jose W. Fernandez will travel to Paris, France June 25 – 27 to attend the Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Conference Center.

On June 26, he will join a panel to discuss trends in responsible business conduct. He will also serve as chairman for the conference’s session; “Bangladesh: The Way Forward and Implications for the Textiles Sector Globally.”

On June 27, Assistant Secretary Fernandez will deliver a speech at the Institut Francais des Relations Internationales in Paris addressing corporate social responsibility and the crossroads between business and diplomacy.

For updates, follow Assistant Secretary Fernandez on Facebook and Twitter @EconEngage.



PRN: 2013/0801