Key Questions Investors Can Ask When Investing in Renewable Energy:
Does the company have a publicly available commitment to respect human rights that refers to internationally recognised human rights norms?
Does the company have a human rights due diligence process in place to identify and address salient human rights risks before they become abuses?
Does the company provide a grievance mechanism to workers and community members when rights abuses occur, as outlined by Principle 31 of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights?
Does the company expect its suppliers and business partners to adhere to the same human rights standards, and does it include this expectation in contracts and agreements?