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19 November 2014

Canada announces new corporate social responsibility strategy for extractives abroad integrating UN Guiding Principles

Author: Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Canada

"Canada’s Enhanced Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy to Strengthen Canada’s Extractive Sector Abroad", 19 Nov 2014...

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19 November 2014

Commentary: National Action Plans are essential to protect business & human rights defenders

Author: Sara Blackwell & Katie Shay, International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR)

"The role of National Action Plans on Business and Human Rights in protecting human rights defenders", 15 Nov 2014...

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18 November 2014

Invitation to civil society consultation with UN Working Group (27 Nov)

Author: Secretariat of the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Subject: Invitation to a CSO stakeholder consultation with the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights ...

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18 November 2014

Media advisory: UN Forum on Business and Human Rights (Geneva, 1-3 Dec)

Author: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

"How business impacts human rights: Global event to discuss challenges and solutions UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, 1-3 December", 18 Nov 2014...

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18 November 2014

Register by 26 Nov: UN Forum on Business & Human Rights

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17 November 2014

Guide on stakeholder engagement for corporate human rights due diligence

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17 November 2014

Responsible purchasing is as important as responsible manufacturing in social compliance programmes, says John Ruggie

Author: John G. Ruggie, Former UN Special Representative for Business & Human Rights

“From Audit to Innovation” Keynote Address at the Annual Conference of the Business Social Compliance Initiative, 13 Nov 2014...

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17 November 2014

[PDF] Review of data on companies' capacity to manage their human rights impacts

Author: Global Compact Network Germany & twentyfifty

"Integrating the UN Guiding Principles - Assessing Organisational Capacity. A Review of Data submitted in the Organisational Capacity Assessment Instrument from 2012-2014", Oct 2014...

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14 November 2014

Qatar Govt holds workshop on business and human rights

Author: The Peninsula Qatar

"Protection of human rights a strategic choice for Qatar, says Minister", 12 Nov 2014...

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14 November 2014

Commentary: The role of companies' leverage to respect & promote human rights

Author: Michelle Brown, CSR Asia

"Human rights: where is your leverage?", 5 Nov 2014...

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