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10 August 2018

Experts reflect on the Zero Draft of the legally binding treaty on business and human rights

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20 July 2018

UN Intergovt. Working Group on proposed treaty releases draft legally binding instrument on business & human rights

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16 July 2018

Ambassadorial meeting on legally binding instrument on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

Author: The Permanent Mission of Ecuador to the UN and other Intl. Orgs. in Geneva

"Note 4-3-98/2018", 11 July 2018...

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11 July 2018

Global: NGOs call on the European Union to be more constructive with binding treaty on business & human rights process

Author: 11.11.11, Action Solidarité Tiers Monde, ActionAid France and others

“Call to the European Union and its individual member States” -...

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10 July 2018

Fourth open consultation on proposed binding treaty on business & human rights: Guiding questions for thematic discussions

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

"Open consultations on the International Legally Binding Instrument On TNCs, OBEs and human rights. Suggested discussion questions for consideration"...

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7 June 2018

Almost 200 orgs. call on UN Member States to engage in constructive negotiations on binding treaty on business & human rights

Author: Treaty Alliance

"Letter to United Nations’ Member States. Open-Ended Intergovernmental Working Group on a Legally Binding Instrument on TNCs and OBEs with respect to human rights- OEIGWG ", 5 June 2018...

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4 June 2018

Time change for third open informal consultation on proposed binding treaty: 3-5 pm, June 14th, Room XXIV Palais des Nations

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

"Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights: Change of Date of the third open consultation on the implementation of resolution 26/9", 4 June 2018...

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30 May 2018

OEIWG chair releases guiding questions for third open consultation on way forward for elaboration of business and human rights treaty

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

"Open consultations on the implementation of HRC Resolution 26/9 - Elaboration of an international legally binding instrument on TNCs, OBEs and human rights - Guiding questions for thematic discussions during the third open consultation", 30 May 2018...

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24 May 2018

Second open consultation on proposed binding treaty on business & human rights: Guiding questions for thematic discussions

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

"Open consultations on the implementation of HRC Resolution 26/9 Elaboration of an international legally binding instrument on TNCs, OBEs and human rights: Guiding questions for thematic discussions", 25 May 2018...

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16 May 2018

Expert calls upon the Dutch government to take a leading role on binding treaty on business & human rights

Author: Mariëtte van Huijstee, SOMO

"International law lags behind economic reality", 7 May 2018...

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