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4 March 2019
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Author: OCMAL

“La crisis de Vale impulsa a las mineras a repensar sus represas” – 01 de marzo de 2019...

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1 March 2019
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Die Bundesregierung zeigt offenbar kein Interesse an einem verbindlichen UN-Abkommen zu Wirtschaft und Menschenrechten, das weltweit Standards für Unternehmen setzen soll, die Menschenrechte zu wahren und die Umwelt zu schützen. Die Regierungskoalition...

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28 February 2019

Comments by Organizations of the NGO Mining Working Group at the UN to The Intergovt. Working Group on Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with Respect to Human Rights regarding The Elements for the Draft Legally Binding Treaty

Author: NGO Mining Working Group at the UN

The NGO Mining Working Group welcomes the opportunity to submit this input on the elements of the Draft Legally Binding Treaty and reiterates comments and acts in solidarity with NGO’s that have contributed to the formulation of the Zero Draft... ...

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28 February 2019

Submission to the UN Working Group on Business & Human Rights Pax Christi International

Author: Pax Christi International

Pax Christi International welcomes last year’s published Zero Draft “Legally Binding Instrument to Regulate, in International Human Rights Law, the Activities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises” and the Zero Draft Optional ...

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22 February 2019

Proposed treaty on business & human rights should include provisions on greater protection of human rights defenders, says PBI Mexico

Author: Brent Patterson, on Rabble (Canada)

"Curtailing corporate impunity would defend human rights", 20 feb 2019...

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21 February 2019
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Author: PBI México

“¿Por qué necesitamos un Tratado Vinculante entre Empresas y Derechos Humanos?”, septiembre 2018...

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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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