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[PDF] KOFF - swisspeace newsletter - 2 April 2013/No. 116 - Business & Human Rights

Author: Center for Peacebuilding KOFF - swisspeace , Published on: 2 April 2013

In this newsletter issue, various organisations with different perspectives report on the connections between business and human rights in general and in some economic sectors in particular...[Includes information on:] KOFF roundtable series on “Land and Water Management in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations”...Lessons from the 57th session of the Commission on the Status of Women...Postgraduate Course in...“Business, Conflict and Peacebuilding”...Training Course on Managing Programmes in Fragile Contexts...Peacebuilding, Business and Human Rights: the Role of Due Diligence...“Corporate Justice” Campaign Calls for Greater Due Diligence Obligations for Companies...Swiss Catholic Lenten Fund['s report aiming to help actors in developing countries understand UNGPs]...Wind Power Project Threatens Indigenous Communities in Southern Mexico...For Responsible Commodities Trading in Switzerland...Switzerland Assumes the Chairmanship of the Voluntary Principles Initiative...Control Mechanism for the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers...Conflict Database App [developed by Uppsala Uni.] [Refers to Mareña Renovables (joint venture Macquarie, Mitsubishi Corp. & PGGM), Trafigura Beheer, Xstrata]

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Related companies: Macquarie Bank Mareña Renovables (joint venture Macquarie, Mitsubishi Corp. & PGGM) Mitsubishi Group PGGM Trafigura Beheer Xstrata (part of Glencore)