Further Resources and Links: Corporate Governance
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) maintains a website devoted to governance issues, including suggested principles and links to other board-related sources.
The Combined Code on Corporate Governance in the UK issued by the Financial Reporting Council in 2003.
The Conference Board’s Global Corporate Governance Research Center produces publications, conferences and seminars on corporate governance issues.
The Corporate Governance website highlights issues and discussions to facilitate shareholder involvement in corporate governance issues.
The European Corporate Governance Institute is an excellent source for locating codes and principles of corporate governance.
The Global Corporate Governance Forum is sponsored by the governments of India, several European countries, the United States, the OECD and the World Bank Group to help governments improve the standards of corporate governance, transparency and accountability.
Index of Corporate Governance Codes and Principles from around the world
International Chamber of Commerce Corporate Governance web site
International Corporate Governance Network
Nestlé has developed a statement of Corporate Governance Principles. Included as appendix 1 of their corporate business principles.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development website contains information and links on corporate governance issues including the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance.
The World Bank maintains a comprehensive website on International principles of best practice in corporate governance.