abusesaffiliationarrow-downarrow-leftarrow-rightarrow-upattack-typeburgerchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-upClock iconclosedeletedevelopment-povertydiscriminationdollardownloademailenvironmentexternal-linkfacebookfiltergenderglobegroupshealthinformation-outlineinformationinstagraminvestment-trade-globalisationissueslabourlanguagesShapeCombined Shapeline, chart, up, arrow, graphlocationmap-pinminusnewsorganisationotheroverviewpluspreviewArtboard 185profilerefreshnewssearchsecurityPathStock downStock steadyStock uptagticktooltiptwitteruniversalityweb
Article

ECCJ publishes updated map & comparative analysis of mHREDD laws & legislative proposals in Europe

ECCJ has updated its map of the different mandatory Human Rights and Environmental Due Diligence (HREDD) laws and legislative proposals in Europe.

The map provides an overview of the different mandatory HREDD processes in Europe, classified in three categories (adopted law, political process, civil society action) depending on the state of progress.


ECCJ has updated its comparative analysis of the different mandatory Human Rights and Environmental Due Diligence (HREDD) laws and legislative proposals in Europe.

This comparative table provides an overview of the specific provisions in the laws adopted or being discussed at the national level, as well as in the legislative proposals put forward in different European countries.

The table analyses the status, nature and scope of each law and legislative proposal; the standards they aim to protect; the due diligence and transparency obligations they aim to impose; and the civil liability regimes and public enforcement mechanisms foreseen, if any.

In particular, the table compares the following legal texts:

See also here for an overview of national & regional movements for mHREDD in Europe, compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.