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Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights
In 2011, the United Nations Human Rights Council unanimously endorsed the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, a set of guidelines for States and companies to prevent and address human rights abuses committed in business operations....
Author: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
United Nations Human Rights Council unanimously endorsed the Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights...This unprecedented move established the Guiding Principles as the global standard of practice that is now expected of all governments and...
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