Company advances on human rights
Below are examples of practical steps companies are taking on human rights in their own operations and in their engagement with governments, from March 2015 onwards. Items from 2011-2015 are in the process of being added to this section.
For examples prior to 2011, see our categories on "Support for initiatives promoting civil & political rights" and "Support for initiatives promoting economic, social and cultural rights".
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Author: Aristegui Noticias
“Empresarios mexicanos presentan decálogo de principios de responsabilidad social”, 11 de febrero de 2020 ...Un decálogo de compromisos de responsabilidad social, desarrollado por el sector empresarial mexicano, fue presentado por el Consejo Coordi...
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Rooted in our direct work with women and men, communities and workers negatively affected by certain business operations, and in their experiences and proposals, CIDSE and its members advocate for strengthening legal frameworks to support responsible...
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Author: AFP et Le Parisien (France)
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Thailand: IKEA helps empower women from ethnic hill tribe villages through business partnerships, project hailed as a “model to emulate”
Author: Celestine Bohlen, New York Times
"These Villages in Thailand Are Part of the Global Economy. Go to Ikea to Find Out.", 19 Nov 2019...
Author: Wolters Kluwer France
« Renault prend de nouveaux engagements pour l’égalité et la mixité sur quatre ans », 30 octobre 2019...
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