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7 February 2019

Call for comments & proposals on draft of proposed treaty on business & human rights (by end of Feb)

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6 February 2019
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Author: Treaty Alliance Deutschland

"Briefing-Papier zum Zero Draft", Januar 2019...

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6 February 2019

NGO defending digital rights makes its recommendations to UN Human Rights Council for the proposed draft treaty on business & human rights

Author: Accessnow

"Four years to a first draft: slow progress toward treaty to bind companies", 31 Jan 2019...

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24 January 2019
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Author: Diario de Mallorca

“Entidades piden protección especial para las islas ante los Tratados de Comercio” – 23 de enero de 2019...

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11 January 2019

Commentary: Implications of Zero Draft treaty on business & human rights for construction sector

Author: Dentons, on JD Supra

"Time for construction to step up to its human rights responsibilities?", 8 Jan 2019...

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9 January 2019
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Author: Contrainformacion.es

"UE y grandes corporaciones: ¿negocios o derechos humanos?" – 09 de enero de 2019...

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8 January 2019
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Author: Sabine Ghielmini & Christine Kaufmann, Schweizerisches Kompetenzzentrum für Menschenrechte

'Das verbindliche UN-Abkommen zu Wirtschaft und Menschenrechten und die UNGP: Komplementäre Instrumente?', Okt 2018...

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2 January 2019

Report on the fourth session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

Author: UN Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

...The working group’s fourth session... took place from 15 to 19 October 2018......

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1 January 2019
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Author: Groupe de travail intergouvernemental de l'ONU à composition non limitée sur les sociétés transnationales et autres entreprises et les droits de l’homme

...La quatrième session du Groupe de travail...s’est tenue du 15 au 19octobre 2018......

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13 December 2018

Blog: New business and human rights treaty takes shape

Author: 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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