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1 January 2010

Guide to Human Rights Impact Assessment and Management

Author: Intl. Business Leaders Program, Intl. Finance Corporation, UN Global Compact

This tool is the result of collaboration between the International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF) and International Finance Corporation (IFC), in association with the United Nations Global Compact. It is designed to be a practical tool that enables...

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2014 United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights [Geneva, 1-3 Dec 2014]

Author: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

The United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights was established to serve as a key global platform for stakeholders to take stock of such challenges and discuss the way forward, and the first two Forums, held in 2012 and 2013, have been the...

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Business & human rights discussion needs to focus more on women's rights, says report

Author: Ama Marston, Marston Consulting

"Women, Business and Human Rights: A background paper for the UN Working Group on Discrimination Against Women in Law and Practice", 7 Mar 2014 ...

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Business and Human Rights Treaty, Day 1: Divide between EU and other delegations on work plan slows down discussions and halts progress

Author: European Coalition for Corporate Justice

More than a year after the UN Human Rights Council adopted Resolution 26/9, inter-governmental working group (IGWG) negotiations finally kicked off this Monday, 6 July, at Geneva’s Palais des Nations...Only nine out of the 28 EU Member States attended...

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Mexico: Kia Motors agrees to implement UN Guiding Principles to protect its workers

Author: Human Rights Commission of Nuevo Leon (Mexico)

"Kia Motors Mexico commits to protect its employees' human rights", 14 Oct 2015...

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Official summary of 2014 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

Author: Mo Ibrahim, Chair of 2014 UN Forum

 "Summary of discussions of the Forum on Business and Human Rights, prepared by the Chair, Mo Ibrahim", 5 Feb 2015...

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Paper compares EU & OAS approach to applying UN Guiding Principles

Author: Humbertu Cantú Rivera, Université Panthéon-Assas Paris II

"Regional Approaches in the Business and Human Rights Field"...

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Author: Aldo Caliari, El Mercurio (España)

"Derechos Humanos y Transnacionales: Un mensaje de esperanza", 04 Set 2014...

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Responsible Investor interviews Cherie Blair on role of investors in shaping better business practices

Author: Vibeka Mair, Responsible Investor

"RI Interview: Cherie Blair on the role of investors in shaping better business practices", 1 Jun 2015...

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UNGP Reporting Framework now available in Polish

Author: Polish Institute for Human Rights and Business

Courtesy of the Polish Institute for Human Rights and Business, the UNGP Reporting Framework is now available in Polish – Ramy sprawozdawczości zgodnej z Wytycznymi ONZ dotyczącymi biznesu i praw człowieka [link to PDF]. This is the first time the...

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