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22 February 2017

Commentary: Debates on proposed binding treaty on business & human rights should be considerate of gender & race

Author: Khuraisha Patel & Nomonde Nyembe, University of the Witwatersrand on Peace in Progress

"Pursuing a binding treaty", 1 Feb 2017...

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20 February 2017
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Author: Groupe de travail intergouvernemental à composition non limitée sur les sociétés transnationales et autres entreprises et les droits de l’homme

"Rapport sur la deuxième session du Groupe de travail intergouvernemental à composition non limitée sur les sociétés transnationales et autres entreprises et les droits de l’homme", 4 janvier 2017...

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20 February 2017

Report of 2nd session of UN Intergovt. Working Group on proposed treaty

Author: Intergovernmental Working Group on Transnational Corporations and other Business Enterprises with respect to Human Rights

"Report on the second session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights", 4 Jan 2017...

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19 February 2017
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Author: Grupo de trabajo intergubernamental de composición abierta sobre las empresas transnacionales y otras empresas con respecto a los derechos humanos

"Informe del segundo período de sesiones del grupo de trabajo intergubernamental de composición abierta sobre las empresas transnacionales y otras empresas con respecto a los derechos humanos", 4 de enero de 2017...

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17 February 2017

Commentary: Trade union lawyers examine proposals for binding treaty on business & human rights

Author: Ruwan Subasinghe, International Transport Workers Federation & Makbule Sahan, International Trade Union Confederation, on International Union Rights Journal

"A Binding Treaty?", 16 Feb 2017...

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12 January 2017
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4 January 2017

Videos: Interviews with Chair of UN Intergovt. working group on proposed treaty on business & human rights

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22 December 2016

UN Special Rapporteur calls for business & human rights treaty to protect human rights defenders

Author: Bethany N. Bella & Geoffrey D. Dabelko, New Security Beat

"Environmental Defenders Are Being Murdered at an Unprecedented Rate, Says UN Special Rapporteur", 22 Dec 2016...

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9 December 2016

Commentary: Lack of agreed objective of proposed business & human rights treaty will undermine negotiations

Author: Gosia Pearson, OxHRH Blog

"Towards an International Legally Binding Instrument on Business and Human Rights", 8 Dec 2016...

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7 December 2016

Gendered impacts of corporate human rights abuses highlight need for binding treaty on business & human rights, says activist

Author: Ana Abelenda, AWID

"Feminist and cross movement support for a binding treaty against corporate abuse is key", 6 Dec 2016...

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