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Coalition of NGOs launch online platform tracking states' legal initiatives on corporate accountability & access to remedy

Author: ICAR, ECCJ, CORE Coalition, Above Ground and Public Eye, Published on: 29 November 2017

 

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"Launch of "BHRinLaw" website to track state initiatives on corporate accountability and access to remedy", 29 Nov 2017 

ICAR, ECCJ, CORE, Above Ground and Public Eye are pleased to announce the launch of a new website: BHRinLaw

In today’s globalised economy, corporations operate across national borders and legal systems with ease... States around the world are developing innovative legal approaches to ensure respect for human rights. This website aims to highlight these key international developments, unpack them, and make them accessible to decision-makers and the public.

...BHRinLaw provides an online platform for information on State-driven initiatives to codify the corporate responsibility to respect human rights and enhance access to remedy by highlighting developments in mandatory human rights due diligence and parent company accountability from around the world.

The website provides aggregated information on current legislation, case law, and ongoing legislative processes. It also acts as a hub for news, events, research, documents, media, and good practices on this topic. 

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