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30 September 2019
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Autor/in: Maysa Zarob, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Half a decade has passed since in July 2014 the UN Human Rights Council first voted to begin negotiating a legally binding instrument to regulate, in international human rights law, the activities of transnational corporations and other business...

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25 June 2019
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Autor/in: Maysa Zorob & Antonella Angelini, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

For several decades, individuals and communities affected by climate change – as well as the lawyers, advocates and civil society organizations who represent them – have been using litigation as a strategic tool to hold corporations accountable for...

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25 June 2019
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Autor/in: Alessandro Runci, Re:Common

Nobody wants their party to be ruined, and corporations are no exception to this. Annual Shareholders Meetings (AGMs) are for them an opportunity to showcase their financial and economic performances and portray their integrity and sustainability....

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25 June 2019
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Autor/in: Sonia Hierzig, Senior Projects Manager, Climate Change, ShareAction

Investor engagement with the fossil fuel industry on climate change has become increasingly mainstream. At the BP Annual General Meeting this year 99% of shareholders supported a resolution requiring the company to be more transparent about its...

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25 June 2019
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Autor/in: Peter Barnett, Litigation Lawyer, Climate Programme, ClientEarth

Shareholder litigation is emerging as the next frontier in shareholder climate action, as investors respond to the scale and urgency of the threats posed by climate change. Climate change threatens devastating environmental and human impacts. It also...

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20 June 2019
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Autor/in: Yousuf Aftab, Enodo Rights

"Business, Human Rights & the Limits of Law", 20 Jun 2019...

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12 April 2019
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3 March 2019
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12 February 2019
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Autor/in: Linde Bryk, Legal Advisor, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights

…Forced labour is a global phenomenon that often goes hand in hand with transnational business activities and long labour supply chains. Forced labour risks are particularly high in sectors that rely on outsourcing their operations, such as the...

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13 December 2018
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Autor/in: Maysa Zorob, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, on Open Global Rights

In July 2018, the UN’s open-ended intergovernmental working group on business and human rights (IGWG) released the first, official draft of the proposed treaty on business and human rights…discussed for the first time…in October 2018…While the draft is...

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