Draft Guiding Principles
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On 22 November 2010, Special Representative Ruggie proposed draft "Guiding Principles for the Implementation of the United Nations 'Protect, Respect and Remedy' Framework":
- Announcement [PDF]
- Draft report with full text of proposed Guiding Principles & commentaries [PDF]
Special Representative Ruggie held a consultation on the draft Principles from November 2010 until 31 January 2011; comments were submitted to an online forum at srsgconsultation.org and to this portal. At the end of the consultation, he issued this release:
"Public consultation on draft U.N. Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights attracts input from 120 countries - Submissions from wide range of stakeholders to inform final recommendations" [PDF], 2 Feb 2011
These are commentaries on the Guiding Principles, comprising published comments, articles, briefings and other statements; they do not include submissions to the Special Representative's consultation - for those, see above.
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Author: UN Special Representative on business & human rights John Ruggie
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