- Additional references to Guiding Principles by academic institutions & others before they were endorsed in June 2011: see this page of the portal on UN Special Representative John Ruggie's work
- Applications of UN "Protect, Respect and Remedy" framework by academic institutions & others, identified by Special Representative Ruggie during his mandate (Jul 2005-Jun 2011)
- See also Commentaries on the Guiding Principles, including by academics
UN Global Compact, UN Principles for Responsible Management Education: "An Open Letter to Academic Institutions: Educate Future Managers and Leaders on Business and Human Rights", Jan 2013
Kenneth McPhail, Professor of Accounting, La Trobe University (Australia): "It's time for business schools to put human rights on the agenda"