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2 July 2014
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3 July 2014
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Author: CIDSE

Le 26 juin dernier, le Conseil des Droits de l’homme des Nations Unies a adopté à la majorité une résolution portant sur la création d’un nouveau groupe de travail intergouvernemental chargé d’entamer un processus aboutissant à la mise en place d’un...

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4 July 2014
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Author: Nazaret Castro, EsGlobal

¿Saldrá adelante un tratado auspiciado por Naciones Unidas que garantice el respeto a los derechos humanos por parte de las multinacionales?...No será fácil: el tratado se encontrará con la presión de Estados Unidos y Europa, que rechazaron la...

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8 July 2014

Commentary by John Ruggie: “A Moment of Truth for UN Business and Human Rights Treaty”

"The Past as Prologue? A Moment of Truth for UN Business and Human Rights Treaty", 8 Jul 2014...

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23 July 2014
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Diante da recente decisão tomada no Conselho de Direitos Humanos da ONU, reunimos alguns artigos que trataram da aprovação da criação do grupo de trabalho intergovernamental, que será responsável pela elaboração de normas vinculantes acerca de empresas...

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30 July 2014
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Author: IndustriALL (Suiza)

"La UE y Estados Unidos anteponen las empresas a los derechos humanos" - Julio 1 de 2014...

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30 July 2014

Regulating Multinationals: The UN Guiding Principles, Civil Society, and International Legalization

Author: John G. Ruggie, Harvard Kennedy School

In what follows, I elaborate on two issues. The first is the criticism by Rodríguez and Andia as well as others that the GPs don’t do enough to ensure what they call “the empowered participation of civil society.” The second is the role and forms of...

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18 August 2014

Allens law firm considers implications of binding treaty on business & human rights for companies

Author: Rachel Nicolson, Dora Banyasz & Freya Dinshaw, Allens (Australia)

"Focus: UN Resolution could be the start of a binding treaty on business and human rights", 13 Aug 2014...

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9 September 2014

Commentary: John Ruggie offers advice to business & human rights treaty sponsors

Author: John G. Ruggie, Harvard Kennedy School, former UN Special Representative on business & human rights

"Quo Vadis? Unsolicited Advice to Business and Human Rights Treaty Sponsors", 9 Sep 2014...

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26 October 2014
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Author: Observatorio de Derechos de los Pueblos Indígenas

El pasado 26 de junio 20 países miembros del Consejo de Derechos Humanos de Naciones Unidas (CDH) votaron a favor de una histórica resolución para crear un Tratado Internacional que obligue a las empresas transnacionales (ETN) a responder por las...

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