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Updating the Resource Centre Digital Platform

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is at a critical point in its development. Our digital platform is home to a wealth of information on business and human rights, but hasn’t had a visual refresh for a number of years.

We will soon be updating the site to improve its usability and better serve the thousands of people that use our site to support their work.

Please take an advance peek at our new look, and let us know what you think!

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Alex Guy, Digital Officer

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Polar Partnership Promotes Sustainable Development in Arctic

Author: United Nations website for the Johannesburg Summit 2002 - the World Summit on Sustainable Development, Published on: 2 April 2002

Natural resource utilization, mining and military operations in the Arctic have expanded...the [Arctic] Council does promote the precautionary principle and urges the use of environmental and social impact assessments to assure that all activities benefit local people while providing the maximum environmental protection [Arctic Council includes Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Iceland, Russia, USA & Canada]

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