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Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights
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Author: Nisha Varia, Human Rights Watch, on Womens News Network
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Author: International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) & Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR)
[M]any governments struggle to ensure that their duty to protect human rights translates into effective measures to ensure that businesses respect the rights of individuals, communities, and societies in practice…This duty extends to all organs of the...