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UN Norms on business & human rights: Briefing kit compiled by Intl. Network for Economic, Social & Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net)

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1 January 2005

UN Human Rights Norms for Business: Briefing Kit

Author: International Network for Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net)

We are eager to share the attached Briefing Kit on the UN Human Rights Norms for Business (UN Norms). We hope that the information sheets, issue-oriented appendixes, and case studies will be a useful tool for education, advocacy and lobbying.

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1 January 2005

[PDF] full report: "UN Human Rights Norms for Business: Briefing Kit"

Author: International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-net)

[refers to Candonga Consortium (joint venture Vale do Rio Doce & Alcan Alumínio do Brasil), Union Carbide (part of Dow Chemical), Placer Dome, Shell, Caterpillar]

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