Canada's National Contact Point - Canadian social partners for the OECD Guidelines for MNEs


The Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) is the Canadian voice within the Business and Industry Advisory Committee (BIAC) to the OECD. The CCC is also the focal point for Canadian business information on the Guidelines. More information on the Canadian Chamber of Commerce is available online or by contacting:

Mark Agnew
Director, International Policy
Canadian Chamber of Commerce
1700-275 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5H9

Telephone: (613) 238-4000 ext: 2230
Facsimile: (613) 238-7643


The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) and the Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) are the Canadian labour voices at the Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC) at the OECD.

The CLC is the national voice of the labour movement and represents 3.3 million unionized workers. The majority of national and international unions in Canada belong to the CLC, as do 12 provincial and territorial federations and 125 district labour councils. The CLC promotes workers' interests in all national and international fora. It is affiliated with the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions and the International Labour Organization. CLC contact is:

Emily Norgang
Senior Researcher
Canadian Labour Congress
2841 Riverside Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
K1V 8X7

Telephone: (613) 521-3400 Ext: 445
Fax: (613) 521-8949

The Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) is a labour organization with over 325,000 members from both the private and public sectors in Québec. The CSN promotes workers professional, economic, social, and political interests. It is active at both the national and international levels and is affiliated with the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO). The CSN may be reached through:

Josée Lamoureux
Assistant to the Executive Committee
Responsible for International Affairs
Conféderation des syndicats nationaux
1601 de Lorimier
Montreal, Quebec
H2K 4M5

Telephone: (514) 598-2259
Facsimile: (514) 598-2052