hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

European Union

Explore categories within this category

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Article
13 September 2016
+ Français - Hide

Author: Les Amis de la Terre et d'autres ONG

« Pétition : Dites STOP à l’impunité des multinationales ! », 12 septembre 2016...

Read more

Story
9 September 2016

Human Rights in Business release handbook for suing companies in EU for abuses abroad

See full story

Article
7 September 2016

Ireland: Natl. Action Plan should include commitment to support efforts to prevent global tax avoidance, says Irish Centre for Human Rights

Author: Shane Darcy, Business and Human Rights in Ireland

"A human rights based approach to corporation tax (and its avoidance)", 7 Sep 2016...

Read more

Article
1 September 2016

Removal of barriers to access to justice in the European Union. Executive summary

Author: Human Rights in Business

...Part I addresses the jurisdictional challenges that third-country victims of human rights abuses committed by EU-based multinational companies (MNCs) face in seeking redress in EU Member State courts...The allocation of jurisdiction in...

Read more

Story
30 August 2016

EU Commission orders Ireland to recoup £11 billion from Apple over "sweetheart" tax deal

See full story

Article
24 August 2016

How will Brexit impact modern slavery and human rights in business?

Author: Colleen Theron, CLT EnviroLaw

"How will Brexit impact modern slavery and human rights in business?", 3 Aug 2016...

Read more

Article
2 August 2016

Thailand: Slave-like conditions reported in chicken export industry

Author: Kate Hodal, Guardian (UK)

“Thailand: poultry workers cry fowl amid claim they ‘slept on floor next to 28,000 birds’”, 1 Aug 2016...

Read more

Article
25 July 2016

FIDH says legal & institutional reforms needed to address growing conflicts over land in ASEAN countries

Author: Ron Corben, VOA Cambodia

"Human Rights Body Calls for ASEAN Land Reforms", 22 July 2016...

Read more

Article
11 July 2016

EU Commission announces new plans to tackle tax abuse & prevent terrorism financing

Author: Pat Sweet, CCH Daily

"European Commission plans to tackle tax abuse and terrorist financing",...

Read more

Report
7 July 2016

Latin America: NGO highlights attacks against human rights defenders in conflicts with business over lands, resources

Author: Peace Brigades International, PBI

“I think, therefore I resist: Grassroots experiences of alternative protection and promotion of human rights in the context of large-scale economic investment”...

Read more