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12 February 2020

Report considers legal feasibility of introducing into UK law a corporate duty to prevent human rights harms

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5 February 2020
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Del 21 de enero al 3 de febrero, el Relator Especial de la ONU sobre defensores de derechos humanos de la ONU realizó una visita oficial al Perú, por invitación del gobierno de ese país.  Además de visitar la capital, el Relator entrevistó a personas...

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4 February 2020

Evaluation of human rights impact of Bonsucro in India recommends addressing gender inequality & strengthening access to remedy

Author: Business & Human Rights Clinic, Columbia University

Bonsucro is a multi-stakeholder initiative (MSI)... that seeks “to promote sustainable sugarcane production, processing, and trade around the world” through its certification scheme and other initiatives... The growing and harvesting of sugarcane...

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2 February 2020
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Author: La Vanguardia

“La Red Española del Pacto Mundial ve "cambios lentos" en los planes de igualdad de género de las empresas españolas” – 3 de febrero de 2020...

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31 January 2020

Ranking Digital Rights Winter 2020 investor update

Author: Rebecca MacKinnon, Melissa Brown, and Jasmine Arooni, Ranking Digital Rights

"Digital rights 2020 outlook: Market realities and regulation are raising the bar", January 2020 ...

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30 January 2020

Americas: Interamerican Commission for Human Rights publishes business and human rights standards

Author: Latin American Post

“IACHR sets standards on "Business and Human Rights"”, 30th January 2020...

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30 January 2020
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Author: Groupe de travail de l'ONU sur la question des droits de l’homme et des sociétés transnationales et autres entreprises

« Consultation multipartiteet appel à contributionsLier l'agenda des entreprises et des droits de l'homme à la lutte contre la corruption », janvier 2020...

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28 January 2020

Thailand: ICC applauds development of National Action Plan on Business & Human Rights

Author: International Chamber of Commerce

"ICC applauds Thailand's National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights", 11 May 2019...

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28 January 2020

UN Working Group calls for inputs on business in conflict & post-conflict contexts (due 10 Apr)

Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights

As part of its mandate to promote the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights launched a project in 2018 to clarify the practical steps that States and business enterprises should take to...

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28 January 2020

UN Working Group calls for inputs on corruption, business & human rights (consultation on 6 Feb; submissions due 21 Feb)

Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights

...Recognizing that State actors and businesses may engage in corrupt activities, in its report to the 44th session of the Human Rights Council (June 2020), the Working Group on Business and Human Rights will seek to clarify how corruption involving...

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