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6 June 2017

Colombia: Research by NGOs analyse business' strategies and engagement with peace-building initiatives

A series of research papers under their collaborative and learning project on peace-building related issues and business on Colombia, by CDA (Collaborative Learning Projects) and the Colombia-based FIP (Foundation Ideas for Peace) shows different...

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16 May 2017

Technology for human rights: New partnership between UN High Commissioner for Human Rights & Microsoft

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29 March 2017

7 telecommunications companies join Global Networks Initiative expanding global protection of freedom of expression & privacy rights

Author: Global Networks Initiative

"Global Network Initiative Adds Seven Companies in Milestone Expansion of Freedom of Expression and Privacy Initiative"...

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23 March 2017
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3 February 2017

Leadership, leverage & solidarity by companies who support humans right defenders will pay long-term dividends, says Intl. Service for Human Rights

Author: Sarah Brooks, International Service for Human Rights (ISHR)

"Business can and should ally with those defending human rights", 1 Feb 2017...

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3 October 2016
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Ante la derrota del Sí en las elecciones del 2 de octubre, asociaciones empresariales se pronuncian para que el acuerdo de paz deba “orientarse a preservar la estabilidad macroeconómica y fiscal”. En días anteriores, el anuncio de una investigación de...

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20 June 2016

Human Rights Translated 2.0: A Business Reference Guide

Author: Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Global Compact

This publication provides company managers and staff with essential knowledge of what human rights are and how they are relevant for business. It also outlines some key elements of what it means to respect and support human rights in practice. It is...

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20 May 2016
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Author: teinteresa.es

“La ONU saluda que Pzizer prohíba el uso de sus fármacos para ejecuciones”  19 de Mayo de 2016...

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20 May 2016
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Author: La Silla Vacía

“Las diez preguntas de los empresarios sobre la Habana”...

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9 May 2016

The Global Network Initiative: how can companies in the information and communications technology sector respect human rights?

Author: Michael Samway, Yahoo! Inc.

Over the past two decades, companies in the information and communications technology (ICT) sector have designed, developed and distributed online tools that have allowed citizens across the globe to share information and communicate in unprecedented...

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