Human rights impact assessments
[Faris Natour, BSR, 27 Sep 2011 Step 2: Assessing your human rights impact (2:58)]
1. Tools & guidance
"Doing business with respect for human rights: Assessing impacts", Global Compact Network Netherlands, Oxfam, Shift, Nov 2016
"Human rights impact assessment guidance and toolbox", Danish Institute for Human Rights, Feb 2016
"How to Conduct an Effective Human Rights Impact Assessment", BSR (Business for Social Responsibility), 19 Mar 2013
"Guide to Corporate Human Rights Impact Assessment Tools", Aim for Human Rights, Jan 2009
"Getting it Right: Human Rights Impact Assessment Guide", Rights & Democracy (tool focuses on community perspectives – examples from FIDH & Oxfam on community-based human rights impact assessments)
"Children's Rights in Impact Assessments - A guide for integrating children’s rights into impact assessments and taking action for children", UNICEF, Danish Institute for Human Rights, Dec 2013
"Guide to Human Rights Impact Assessment and Management", Intl. Business Leaders Forum, IFC, UN Global Compact, 2010
Working paper on human rights impact assessments, Nora Götzmann, Danish Institute for Human Rights, Oct 2014
Corporate Human Rights Benchmark to rank top 100 FTSE companies on their human rights performance, Aviva Investors, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, Calvert Investments, Vigeo-Eiris, Institute for Human Rights and Business, Nordea Wealth Management, & VBDO, to be launched Mar 2017
Related stories and components
Author: Alejandro González, PODER (Project on Organizing, Development, Education, and Research)
"Evaluating the Human Rights Impact of Investment Projects: Background, Best Practices and Opportunities", Dec 2014...
[PDF] Business and Human Rights Impacts: Identifying and Prioritizing Human Rights Risks [The Hague, 15-16 Jan 2014]
This report summarizes the key lessons learned from a workshop facilitated by Shift on identifying and prioritizing human rights risks. The workshop was convened by the Dutch Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands (SER) on 15 and 16 January...
[T]he pilot project in Kenya paved the way for a second human rights impact assessment which was conducted by Kuoni in India in October 2013. The choice of India, where Kuoni operates through its fully-owned company Kuoni Destination Management (KDM)...