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7 January 2019

Examining companies' responsibilities & impact of their operations is needed to challenge women's rights & inequalities, says expert

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4 January 2019
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Author: Cynthia M. Wong, Human Rights Watch

« Les enjeux moraux des médias sociaux - Il faut exiger un comportement plus responsable des entreprises de Silicon Valley », 21 décembre 2018...

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31 December 2018
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Author: Amnesty International France

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19 November 2018
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Défenseurs des droits humains : l’ONU met la pression sur les multinationales », 16 novembre 2018...

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29 October 2018

NGO study denounces influence of companies, incl. over UN policies on human rights

Author: Jake Johnson, Inequality.org

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12 October 2018

Business response to the Zero Draft Treaty and Draft Optional Protocol

Author: International Organisation of Employers, International Chamber of Commerce, Business at OECD (BIAC), International Chamber of Commerce, Business Europe

"Business response to the Zero Draft Legally Binding Instrument to Regulate, in International Human Rights Law, the Activities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises ("Zero Draft Treaty") and the Draft Optional Protocol to the...

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12 October 2018

EECJ presents its position on the Zero draft for binding UN business & human rights treaty

Author: ECCJ

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5 October 2018

EU launches withdrawal process of Cambodia’s Everything But Arms trade preferences; announces high-level mission to Myanmar within framework of potential withdrawal

Author: Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade

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19 September 2018

Myanmar: UN Fact-Finding Mission warns business against engaging with military

Report says actions of military, in particular in the context of “clearance operations” in northern Rakhine, have so seriously violated international law that any engagement in any form with the military and its businesses is indefensible until and...

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