Consultation on operationalising Ruggie framework - Geneva, 5-6 Oct 2009
OHCHR Consultation - Geneva, 5-6 Oct 2009
On 5-6 October 2009, the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) held a consultation: "Operationalizing the framework for business and human rights presented by the Special Representative" -- the "Protect, Respect, Remedy" framework [PDF] proposed by Special Representative Ruggie in his 2008 report to the UN Human Rights Council.
Submissions, presentation/remarks & commentary
- Submissions by AquaFed, BankTrack, Bi-regional Europe-Latin America and Caribbean Enlanzando Alternativas Network, Corporate Accountability International, CRED, El Instituto Mexicano para el Desarrollo Comunitario, Human Rights Advocates, Intl. Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN), Intl. Indian Treaty Council (IITC), OECD Watch, SOMO
Further submissions & commentary may be sent to [email protected]
"Follow the money – How companies are impacting human rights: corruption, payments to rebels, inequitable contracts, tax avoidance, transfer-pricing" - co organised by Global Witness, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre