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15 July 2014

UN Working Group details applicability of Guiding Principles in Israeli settlements within the Occupied Territories

In exercising due diligence, enterprises should familiarise themselves with available information on the human rights impacts of Israeli settlements in the OPT and on the existence or absence of measures taken by Israel as the occupying power to...

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15 July 2014

Commentary on the need for govt. regulation on business & human rights in Switzerland

Author: Peter Niggli, Alliance Sud

"Human rights are not a gift, but a duty", 14 Jul 2014...

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15 July 2014

Results of company survey on tools to implement UN Guiding Principles

Author: Dr. Jana Heinze, econsense & Gwendolyn Remmert, Global Compact Network Germany

"Human rights due diligence: Summary of the results of the survey conducted by the German Global Compact Network and econsense", Jul 2014...

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14 July 2014
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Author: Gobierno de España

A partir de este Plan, el Gobierno se compromete a desarrollar los compromisos contraídos en materia de derechos humanos por España en el seno de las Naciones Unidas, de la UE e internamente y vincular a las empresas, públicas y privadas, en su...

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Article
11 July 2014

Ghana: Workshop urges companies to implement UN Guiding Principles

Author: VibeGhana.com

"Businesses urged to adhere to human rights principles", 11 Jul 2014...

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Story
10 July 2014

Fair Labor Association assesses women's role in Nestlé's Côte d'Ivoire supply chain - Nestlé responds

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Story
6 July 2014

How to improve effectiveness of non-judicial grievance mechanisms - Access Facility reports back on an expert meeting

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Article
2 July 2014

UN soliciting input to 3rd UN Forum on Business & Human Rights - deadline extended to 1 Aug

Author: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

"Provide input to the third United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights! [deadline 1 Aug]"...

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Article
26 June 2014

Ericsson paper on ICT sector's role in addressing human rights challenges

Author: Ericsson

"ICT and Human Rights: An ecosystem approach", 22 May 2014...

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Article
26 June 2014

[PDF] Challenges and opportunities of the UNGPs for NGO campaigning and investors’ active ownership strategies [Copenhagen, 30 Jun]

Author: CSR Forum, Intl. Commission on Jurists

At the event, experts from The Pedagogues’ Pension Fund, IFU, EKF, ActionAid Denmark, CARE and the Danish Institute for Human Rights will discuss the status of the use of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in relation to...

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