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Report on the fourth session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

Author: UN Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights , Published on: 2 January 2019

...The working groups fourth session... took place from 15 to 19 October 2018...

B. Conclusions of the working group

At the final meeting of its fourth session, on 19 October 2018, the working group adopted the following conclusions, in accordance with its mandate established by resolution 26/9:

...(b)The working group acknowledged the dialogue focused on the content of the draft legally binding instrument, as well as the participation and engagement of Governments, regional groups, civil society, experts, intergovernmental organizations and relevant stakeholders, and took note of the input they had provided;

(c) The working group noted the shared concern about the victims of abuses caused by transnational corporations and other business enterprises and the serious challenges faced by such victims, especially those in the most vulnerable situations, and the need to respect, promote, protect and fulfil their human rights...

 

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