Tyler Gillard

Tyler Gillard

Manager - Sector Projects, Responsible Business Conduct Unit OECD

Tyler Gillard is the Head of Sector Projects and Legal Adviser in the Responsible Business Conduct Unit of the OECD’s Investment Division. He leads the OECD’s work on due diligence in the financial, textiles, mining & metals, oil & gas and agriculture sectors. Tyler joined the OECD in 2009 to lead the multi-stakeholder negotiation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict Affected and High-Risk Areas, and has since overseen the development of numerous government-backed sectoral due diligence standards and instruments at the OECD. He currently leads OECD efforts to develop a cross-sectoral Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct. Tyler works closely with governments, the private sector and civil society to integrate these standards into relevant international processes, national laws, industry programmes and business practice.

Before joining the OECD, Tyler was a fellow in international law at Columbia Law School where he worked with the Human Rights Institute and the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment on responsible business conduct, international investment law and transparency in the extractive industry. He has an LL.M. from Columbia Law School and an LL.B. from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.

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Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 14:00 To 14:50

02/05/2020 14:00 02/05/2020 14:50 Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals
  • Sourcing in conflict-affected and high-risk areas: OECD Framework and other practical tools for companies to better understand and mitigate supply chain risks?
  • Defining the role of Financial Institutions: Strategic client due diligence and other measures that need to be undertaken to enhance responsible supply chains
  • What is the scope for international cooperation on the Conflict Minerals front?
  • Building transparency along the supply chain to reduce financial risks and limit the number of social conflicts: What do producers, end users and national regulators need to have in place to achieve that?
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"Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals"

Hon. Winston Chitando Jon Samuel Linda Munyengeterwa Paula Caldwell Paula Caldwell Tyler Gillard
Time and date

Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 14:00 To 14:50

02/05/2020 14:00 02/05/2020 14:50 Panel: Public-Private Alliances for Responsible Sourcing of African Metals & Minerals
  • Sourcing in conflict-affected and high-risk areas: OECD Framework and other practical tools for companies to better understand and mitigate supply chain risks?
  • Defining the role of Financial Institutions: Strategic client due diligence and other measures that need to be undertaken to enhance responsible supply chains
  • What is the scope for international cooperation on the Conflict Minerals front?
  • Building transparency along the supply chain to reduce financial risks and limit the number of social conflicts: What do producers, end users and national regulators need to have in place to achieve that?
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