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17 September 2018

Some observations and opinions on the “zero” version of the draft treaty on business and human rights

Author: Nicolás Carrillo-Santarelli, profesor Universidad de La Sabana (Colombia)

The very fact that the recently-published draft treaty “to regulate, in international human rights law, the activities of transnational corporations and other business enterprises” is expressly referred to as the “zero draft” is a testament to its...

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11 September 2018
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Author: ComunicaRSE

“Las energías renovables tienen problemas graves en derechos humanos" – 7 de agosto de 2018...

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11 September 2018
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Author: Nando Cabral Gomis, Sud Quotidien (Sénégal)

"Protection des droits de l’homme au niveau des entreprises dans un contexte d’exploitation du pétrole - Le Sénégal invité à revoir son cadre réglementaire", 11 septembre 2018...

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5 September 2018

Renewable Energy Risking Rights & Returns: An analysis of solar, bioenergy & geothermal sectors

This briefing analyses 59 solar, bioenergy and geothermal companies' human rights policies and practices on five key areas: human rights commitment, community consultations, grievance mechanisms, labour rights and supply chain monitoring. It includes ...

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28 August 2018
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Procuradoria Federal dos Direitos do Cidadão, órgão do Ministério Público Federal, lança nota técnica sobre proteção e reparação de direitos humanos no âmbito de atividades empresariais. O documento contextualiza desafios sobre o tema no Brasil, tendo...

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28 August 2018

Germany: Watchdog plans probe into Facebook's alleged misappropriation of users' data

Author: Reuters, NDTV

"German Antitrust Watchdog Plans Action On Facebook", 28 August 2018...

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26 August 2018

Philippines: Facebook suspends & investigates 400 applications for possible breach of users' information

Author: Janvic Mateo, Philippine Star

"400 Facebook applications suspended", 24 August 2018...

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23 August 2018

Tribute: Kofi Annan's contribution to the business & human rights movement

Author: Georg Kell, (Founding Director of UN Global Compact) Forbes

"In Memory Of Kofi Annan: Father Of The Modern Corporate Sustainability Movement"...

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22 August 2018
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22 August 2018
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Author: Grupo de Trabajo de expertos de la ONU sobre las empresas y los derechos humanos

Los principales objetivos del proyecto son:...

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