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Coalition of NGOs publish preliminary results of research into advancing & strengthening OECD National Contact Point peer review process

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Danish Institute for Human Rights launches new website & updated toolkit on NAPs

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15 September 2017

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Author: Amnesty International, Brot für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst, Germanwatch, Oxfam

Der UN-Menschenrechtsrat hat 2011 die UN-Leitprinzipien für Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte verabschiedet. Zentraler Bestandteil ist die staatliche Pflicht zum Schutz der Menschenrechte, nach der Staaten Menschen durch geeignete Maßnahmen vor...

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Germany: NGOs respond to questions raised in relation to proposed law on human rights due diligence

Author: Amnesty International, Bread for the World – Protestant Development Service, Germanwatch, Oxfam Germany

In 2011 the UN Human Rights Council adopted the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. The central element of these principles is the state obligation to protect human rights. This duty requires that states take appropriate measures to...

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4 short briefings released for businesses & investors on reporting requirements under UK Modern Slavery Act

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Guide on "How to respect privacy and free expression as a tech SME in Kenya"

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