OECD calls for a permanent risk body


A permanent risk body or ‘high-level risk forum' is needed at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) because "risks do not stop at borders", according to Tina Gabirelli, the director of risk management and analysis at the US Department of Homeland Security.

Gabirelli was a member of the steering group for the OECD's Future global shocks: Improving risk governance report, released this month, which recommends the creation of the new forum. It noted: "The lack of an inst