Tools and guidance materials to help companies manage their human rights impacts.
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"7 success factors for human rights due diligence", June 2020...
New guidance released for states approaching mid-term review & update processes of National Action Plans
Author: Giada Lepore, Beatrice Pesce & Marta Bordignon, Human Rights International Corner (HRIC)
"National Action Plans on B&HR: a guidance for the mid-term review", 15 June...
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Companies must honour intl. standards to counter impacts on gender equality & sexual health rights, says DFPA report
Author: The Danish Family Planning Association
“Gender equality and the right to health: A guideline for business”, June 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: Gender, Business & Human Rights
Cooperation between building owners, contractors & tenants is vital in protecting cleaners' rights, suggest surveys
Author: Shelley Marshall & Carla Chan Unger (RMIT University), via The Conversation
“You better hope your work cleaner is one of the few who has time to do a thorough job”, 9 June 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Government & business response
UNICEF & NBIM urge integration of child rights in garment & footwear companies' responsible sourcing programmes
Author: UNICEF & Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM)
“Children’s rights in the garment and footwear supply chain: A practical tool for integrating rights into responsible sourcing framework”, June 2020...
Europe: Women’s Link Worldwide, Amnesty & IPPF outline measures to protect rights of women & girls during & after COVID-19 pandemic
Author: Women’s Link Worldwide, Amnesty International & International Planned Parenthood Federation
“Europe: Millions of women and girls facing increasing discrimination, insecurity and violence amidst COVID-19”, 26 May 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Government & business response Gender, Business & Human Rights
Tool provides guidance to companies on protecting the right to health in accordance with human rights due diligence standards
Author: Ana Dangova Hug, Inter Partes
"Tool on (Children's) Right to Health and Businesses: Unpacking the Human Rights Due Diligence Standard", May 2020...
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- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Government & business response Human rights due diligence
On April 30th, Al-Haq and global legal action network have released a new report, Business and Human Rights in Occupied Territory: Guidance for Upholding Human Rights, closely examines the economies of three situations of occupation - in Russian...
Anti-Slavery Intl. assesses COVID-19 impacts on people in or vulnerable to modern slavery; includes guidance for policymakers, donors & business
Author: Anti-Slavery International
"Leaving no-one behind", April 2020...