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24 January 2018

Report on the 3rd session of the open-ended IGWG on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

Author: Guillaume Long, Chair-Rapporteur

The  third  session...opened with a video statement by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights...He noted that the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights were an important step towards extending the human rights framework to...

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21 January 2018
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Author: Guillaume Long, Président-Rapporteur du Groupe de travail intergouvernemental à composition non limitée sur les sociétés transnationales et autres entreprises et les droits de l’homme

La troisième session...a commencé par une déclaration vidéo, dans laquelle le Haut-Commissaire aux droits de l'homme...faisait observer que l'adoption des Principes directeurs relatifs aux entreprises et aux droits de l'homme avait représenté une étape...

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18 January 2018

Report of policy lunch on the UN Treaty on Business & Human Rights hosted by Development and Peace Foundation & CIDSE

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16 January 2018

Conference report: European perspectives on negotiating a binding treaty on business & human rights

Author: Development and Peace Foundation (sef:)

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11 January 2018

Our latest Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin is now available

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9 January 2018

Is the window of opportunity still open? Negotiating a UN Treaty on Business and Human Rights.

Author: Larissa Neubauer, Development and Peace Foundation

The sef: Policy Lunch, co-hosted by the Development and Peace Foundation and CIDSE – the International Alliance of Catholic Development Agencies, took place on 20 November 2017. It looked at the negotiations from an European angle, which sparked...

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9 January 2018

Negotiating a UN Treaty on Business and Human Rights. Report of conference co-hosted by sef: Development and Peace Foundation and CIDSE. Brussels, 20 November 2017

Author: CIDSE and Development and Peace Foundation

The 3rd session of the open-ended working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights took place in Geneva from 23-27 October 2017. The objective was to explore grounds for a possible UN Treaty on...

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8 January 2018
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Author: Olivier Petitjean, Observatoire des multinationales (France)

« L'Europe, principal obstacle sur la route d'un traité international contre l'impunité des grandes entreprises ? », 20 décembre 2017...

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2 January 2018
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Author: Coordination Sud

« Le point sur le contre-sommet de l'OMC à Buenos Aires », 27 décembre 2017...

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20 December 2017
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Author: ActionAid-Peuples Solidaires, Aitec, Amis de la Terre France, Attac, CCFD-Terre Solidaire, CGT, Collectif éthique sur l'étiquette, France Amérique Latine & Sherpa

 « L'Union européenne tente de saboter le processus de négociation onusien pour un traité contraignant garantissant le respect des droits humains par les multinationales », 20 décembre 2017...

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