Summary Note: Consultation with Business Stakeholders on the Implementation of the UN "Protect, Respect and Remedy" Framework

Author: Prepared for the mandate of UN Special Representative on business & human rights John Ruggie, Published on: 5 October 2010

Professor John Ruggie…held a consultation with business stakeholders in Paris on the implemention of the UN “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework…The purpose of the consultation was to provide an opportunity for…industry,…employer organizations,…individual companies, to share their views with the SRSG as he prepares a draft of the Guiding Principles on the operationalization of the UN Framework… [participants: ABB, ABN Amro, Alcatel Lucent, Anglo American, AngloGold Ashanti, Aquafed, ArcelorMittal, Areva, BAE Systems, Barclays, BASF, BASR, BG Group, BNP Paribas, BP, Burson-Marsteller, Capgemini, Carrefour, Cerrejón, Chevron, Credit Agricole, Coca Cola, Daimler AG, Deutsche Post DHL, Disney, EADS, Economiesuisse, EDF, EMC Distribution (Casino Group), ENI S.p.A., Esquel Group, ExxonMobil, General Electric, GDF Suez, GK Conseils, GSK Biological, Hinopak Motors, Hitachi, Hogan Lovells, HP, IAPMA, ING, La Caixa, LaFarge, L'Oréal, Kraft Foods/Cadbury, Marks&Spencer, Michelin, Microsoft, Nestlé, Nippon Steel, Nokia, Orange, Pricewaterhousecoopers, Procter & Gamble, Rabobank, Randstad Group, Renault, Rhodia, Royal Ahold, Rothschild, Sakhalin Energy, Sanofi-Aventis, Shell, Société Générale, Sodexo, Solvay S.A., SPIE, Statoil ASA, Suez, Symantec, Swissholdings, Telecom Italia S.p.A., Telefonica, Thales, Toyota, Total, Unilever, Vallourec, Veolia Propete, Yahoo!, WestLB AG]

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Related companies: ABB ABN Amro Ahold Delhaize Alcatel-Lucent (part of Nokia) Anglo American AngloGold Ashanti Arcelor Mittal BAE Systems Barclays BASF BG Group (part of Shell) BHP Billiton BNP Paribas BP Burson-Marsteller Cadbury (part of Mondelēz International) Capgemini Carrefour Casino Cerrejón Coal (joint venture Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Glencore) Chevron Coca-Cola Crédit Agricole Daimler Deutsche Post DHL (part of Deutsche Post) EADS (European Aeronautic Defence and Space) EDF EMC Eni Equinor (formerly Statoil) Esquel ExxonMobil France Telecom (now Orange) Gazprom GDF Suez (now Engie) General Electric Hitachi HP (Hewlett-Packard) ING Kraft Foods (now Kraft Heinz) L'Oreal La Caixa Lafarge (part of LafargeHolcim) LCF Rothschild Marks & Spencer Michelin Mitsubishi Group Mitsui Nippon Steel Nokia Orange Orano (formerly Areva) PricewaterhouseCoopers Procter & Gamble Rabobank Randstad Renault Rhodia Sakhalin Energy (joint venture Shell, Gazprom, Mitsui, & Mitsubishi) Shell Société Générale Sodexo Solvay Suez Symantec Telecom Italia Thales Total Toyota Unilever Veolia (formerly Vivendi Environnement) Walt Disney Xstrata (part of Glencore) Yahoo! (part of Verizon)