Company advances on human rights

Below are examples of practical steps companies are taking on human rights in their own operations and in their engagement with governments, from March 2015 onwards.  Items from 2011-2015 are in the process of being added to this section.

For examples prior to 2011, see our categories on "Support for initiatives promoting civil & political rights" and "Support for initiatives promoting economic, social and cultural rights".

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27 September 2018
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 “Presidente do PSL disse que declaração reflete uma 'posição pessoal'; Alckmin ataca”, 27 de setembro de 2018...

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18 September 2018
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« A San Francisco, coup d'envoi d'une mobilisation inédite du secteur privé pour le climat », 12 septembre 2018...

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14 September 2018

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14 September 2018
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« [Le monde selon Hulot] Diamants synthétiques, or éthique… L’industrie minière peut briller autrement », 11 septembre...

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5 September 2018
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Author: Conectas Direitos Humanos (Brazil)

"Chamada de Textos para a 28ª edição especial-Sur - Revista Internacional de Direitos Humanos-Raça e Direitos Humanos: Movendo Estruturas", Julho de 2018...Conectas Direitos Humanos e o Geledés – Instituto da Mulher Negra convidam a todos(as) para o...

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10 August 2018

Asia Pacific: Business & govt. leaders endorse "Acknowledge, Act, Advance (AAA)" as framework to end modern slavery

Author: Mirage News

"Business and Government Leaders Endorse AAA Recommendations To End Modern Slavery", 7 August 2018...

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7 August 2018
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Author: Philippe Schwoerer, Avem

« Daimler s'assure une chaîne d'approvisionnement plus vertueuse », 7 août 2018...

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24 July 2018

15 case studies of businesses addressing human rights impacts while contributing to Sustainable Development Goals

Author: Shift, World Business Council for Sustainable Development

"The Human Rights Opportunity 15 real-life cases of how business is contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals by putting people first", ...

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17 July 2018
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Le secteur privé français met enfin le cap sur les ODD », 12 july 2018...

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10 July 2018

Colombia: AngloGold Ashanti updates action on business & human rights in their corporate structure

Author: AngloGold Ashanti

“Let’s See Together How We Respect Human Rights” – June 2018...

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