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Safe and enabling operating environment is important for both human rights defenders and businesses, says ISHR's director
Author: Phil Lynch, Director, International Service for Human Rights
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Author: Jane Nelson, Harvard Kennedy School & Zahid Torres-Rahman, Business Fights Poverty
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Author: Colleen Theron, CLT Envirolaw
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Concerns about aggressive monetising techniques & data collection through children's smartphone games
Author: Duncan Jefferies, Guardian Sustainable Business (UK)
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Author: Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) & Intl. Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
The Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have just published the second edition of the Addressing security and human rights challenges in complex environments Toolkit....
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NGO provides guidance on how apparel brands can act collectively to raise factory wages while complying with EU competition law
So. Africa: Centre for Applied Legal Studies produces journalist's guide on proposed binding treaty on business & human rights
Author: Lee-Anne Bruce, Centre for Applied Legal Studies
'Journalist guide to Ecuador treaty', 22 Jun 2015:…In June 2014, Ecuador and South Africa sponsored a resolution of the UN Human Rights Council calling for a binding treaty on business and human rights. The binding treaty would provide minimum...
Author: Save the Children
This guide serves to inspire businesses and civil society organizations (CSOs) interested in respecting and supporting children’s rights and specifically, the child’s right to be heard as it relates to the ten Children’s Rights and Business Principles...
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