hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:

Finnish Govt. programme includes commitment on mandatory human rights due diligence law at national & EU level

[Unofficial translation of relevant section of Finnish Govt. programme by Finnwatch]

The government will conduct a study with the goal of adopting a mHRDD law. The law is based on a due diligence obligation that covers both domestic and transnational activities. The study will be conducted with employers associations, enterpreneurs associations and employee organizations, taking into consideration the position of SMEs. A similar goal is being promoted at the EU level.» (see p. 108 in the government program – in Finnish)