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1. Tools & guidance

2. Examples of implementation & uses

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1. Tools & guidance

Report: Human Rights Due Diligence - The Role of States Professor Olivier De Schutter; Professor Anita Ramasastry; Mark B. Taylor; Robert C. Thompson, Dec 2012

 

Toolkit: National Action Plans on Business and Human Rights International Corporate Accountability Roundtable & Danish Institute for Human Rights, Jun 2014

 

 Working Paper: Steps expected of states under UN Guiding Principles Stéphanie Lagoutte, Danish Institute for Human Rights, Sep 2014

2. Examples of implementation & uses

Government Action Platform
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Examples of National Action Plans

 

Database of Due Diligence Regulations, Human Rights Due Diligence Project,Intl. Corporate Accountability Roundtable, European Coalition for Corporate Justice, Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability, Apr 2013

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