Press release: Business & Human Rights Resource Center to receive the 2013 Dodd Prize in Human Rights

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15 July 2013

READER SUBMITTED: Business & Human Rights Resource Center To Receive Dodd Prize In Human Rights

Author: Jean Nelson, UConn Libraries, Greater Hartford (USA)

Business & Human Rights Resource Center, a nonprofit organization which encourages companies to respect human rights by bringing information about their conduct to a global audience, will receive the sixth Thomas J. Dodd Prize in International Justice and Human Rights on November 13..."The Resource Center provides the most comprehensive and balanced information on business and human rights, and their efforts have raised the awareness of the role of businesses in safeguarding human rights to a whole new level," said Dr. Daniel Weiner, vice provost for Global Affairs at UConn...The Dodd Prize commemorates the distinguished career in public service of Thomas J. Dodd, who...dedicated his public life to fighting against infringement and suppression of human rights.

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11 July 2013

[PDF] Business & Human Rights Resource Center to receive the 2013 Dodd Prize in Human Rights

Author: Thomas J. Dodd Research Center - University of Connecticut

Business & Human Rights Resource Center, a nonprofit organization which encourages companies to respect human rights by bringing information about their conduct – both positive and negative – to a global audience, will receive the sixth Thomas J. Dodd Prize in International Justice and Human Rights on November 13, 2013. Awarded biennially since 2003 by the University of Connecticut, the Dodd Prize recognizes individuals or groups who have made significant efforts to advance the cause of international justice and global human rights...

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