Global trade

John Kerry turns to ICC to help wage war on climate inaction

John Kerry, the 68th United States Secretary of State, convened a meeting at ICC Global Headquarters in Paris today to discuss a global effort to “wage war” on the climate crisis — amid what he described as a global governance failure.

World business calls on G20 leaders to act with greater urgency

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has responded to this year’s G20 Communique, warning that world leaders must show greater urgency in responding to a range of global challenges and tensions. ICC has welcomed G20 leaders’ continued resolve to “build a society capable of seizing opportunities, and tackling economic, social and environmental challenges”, but cautioned […]

ICC Sec Gen calls on G20 for substantive results on trade reform in joint op-ed

ICC Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO addresses participants of the ICC Centenary Summit

Writing in an opinion editorial in today’s edition of the Australian Financial Review, International Chamber of Commerce Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO says delivering substantive results on trade reform at this weekend’s G20 Osaka Leaders Summit would help defuse trade tensions and safeguard the rules-based global economic order.

ICC represents business at the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40)

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is representing the global business community this week at a major United Nations (UN) conference on South-South Cooperation. The conference was convened to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action for Promoting and Implementing Technical Cooperation among developing countries.