Business & human rights

Business & human rights guidance:

This Practice Note contains guidance on assessing the risk of your organisation causing or contributing to an adverse human rights impact. Human rights due diligence and...

Practice Note

It is increasingly acknowledged that human rights are not just a concern for nation states and international organisations. Business organisations operate...

Practice Note

Defining corporate social responsibility Corporate social responsibility (CSR), also known as corporate responsibility or corporate citizenship is a business management...

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The UN Guiding Principles on business and human rights (UNGPs) require businesses to respect ‘internationally recognised human rights’. This Practice Note sets out a...

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The UN Global Compact (UNGC) is a voluntary initiative set up in 2000 under the auspices of the United Nations. Its aim is to involve commercial and 'non-business'...

Practice Note

The UN Guiding Principles on business and human rights (UNGPs) reflect a shift in approach to human rights issues. It has become acknowledged that human rights are not...

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