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8 February 2018

FIDH publishes its second blog on a UN binding instrument on business & human rights

Author: FIDH

" Companies in conflict-affected situations:  gaps in human rights protection and opportunities for clarifying and developing the existing legal framework ", Feb 2018...

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8 February 2018

Global Policy Forum publishes report on third session of UN Working Group on a business & human rights treaty

Author: Karolin Seitz, Global Policy Forum

" One step further towards global regulation of business-  Report on the third session of the UN working group on a binding instrument on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights ("treaty") ", Jan 2018...

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2 February 2018

Call for comments and proposals on draft elements for a binding treaty

Author: UN Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

The report on the third session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights, as adopted in a referendum on 27 October 2017 and now available as advanced...

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18 January 2018

Report of policy lunch on the UN Treaty on Business & Human Rights hosted by Development and Peace Foundation & CIDSE

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16 January 2018

Conference report: European perspectives on negotiating a binding treaty on business & human rights

Author: Development and Peace Foundation (sef:)

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11 January 2018

Our latest Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin is now available

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9 January 2018

Is the window of opportunity still open? Negotiating a UN Treaty on Business and Human Rights.

Author: Larissa Neubauer, Development and Peace Foundation

The sef: Policy Lunch, co-hosted by the Development and Peace Foundation and CIDSE – the International Alliance of Catholic Development Agencies, took place on 20 November 2017. It looked at the negotiations from an European angle, which sparked...

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9 January 2018

Negotiating a UN Treaty on Business and Human Rights. Report of conference co-hosted by sef: Development and Peace Foundation and CIDSE. Brussels, 20 November 2017

Author: CIDSE and Development and Peace Foundation

The 3rd session of the open-ended working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights took place in Geneva from 23-27 October 2017. The objective was to explore grounds for a possible UN Treaty on...

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8 January 2018
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Author: Olivier Petitjean, Observatoire des multinationales (France)

« L'Europe, principal obstacle sur la route d'un traité international contre l'impunité des grandes entreprises ? », 20 décembre 2017...

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2 January 2018
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Author: Coordination Sud

« Le point sur le contre-sommet de l'OMC à Buenos Aires », 27 décembre 2017...

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