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21 January 2019
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Author: Le Monde (France)

« Reconnaissance faciale : Amazon, Microsoft et Google sommés de ne pas vendre leur technologie aux Etats », 16 janvier 2019...

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21 December 2018

UK: Govt. Code of Practice to tackle sexual harassment at work criticised for failure to put onus on employers to protect workers

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19 December 2018

Commentary: "Channelling Sir Geoffrey Chandler on the history and future of business and human rights"

Author: Bennett Freeman, on Institute for Human Rights and Business Blog

06 December 2018...

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14 December 2018
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Climat : Woodside, premier énergéticien australien, se convertit à la taxe carbone », 13 décembre 2018...

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10 December 2018

Outcome report of roundtable addressing impacts of intl. investment regime on access to justice for project-affected rights holders

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30 November 2018

Switzerland: Govt. publishes human rights guidelines for commodity sector; NGO calls for binding regulation

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26 November 2018

New analysis released on National Action Plans on Business & Human Rights from 2013-2018

Author: Danish Institute for Human Rights

A new analysis from the Danish Institute of Human Rights shows, that as of November 2018, 21 states have already developed 22 NAPs (the UK has 2) while 11 more states are in the process of developing such plans. In addition, there are 15 states in whi...

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26 November 2018

Opening remarks by Mr. Dante Pesce, Chairperson of the Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Author: Mr. Dante Pesce, Chairperson of the Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Under the theme “Business respect for human rights – building on what works”, this year’s Forum will focus on the second pillar of the Guiding Principles: the corporate responsibility to respect human rights... Prevention of negative impac...

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23 November 2018

Danish Institute for Human Rights publishes mapping on women in business & human rights

Author: Danish Institute for Human Rights

"Women in business and human rights", 21 Nov 2018...

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22 November 2018

Commentary: European Parliamentarians want to move on human rights due diligence legislation, says ECCJ

Author: European Coalition for Corporate Justice

ECCJ [...] spoke to the Belgian federal parliament’s intergroup on Fair Trade at its annual meeting on 20 November 2018... The intergroup's members expressed interest in further discussions on possible human rights due diligence rules for Belgium.....

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