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Canada: UN expert group to assess impact of business operations on human rights 5/18/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
UN experts call on G20 leaders to protect human rights in global supply chains 3/28/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Native Americans facing excessive force in North Dakota pipeline protests – UN expert 11/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Indigenous people
  • Environment
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Business and human rights
  • Cultural rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Right to drinking water
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN experts urge Government and businesses to engage deeply with people affected by development projects 9/9/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Statement at the end of visit to Mexico by the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights Mexico City, 7 September 2016  9/9/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • Mexico
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
E F S R C A
2030 Development Goals: “No one should be left behind, and no human right ignored” – UN experts 7/12/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Independent Expert on human rights and extreme poverty
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Business and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
  • External debt
  • Health
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Indigenous people
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
  • Violence against women
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
Brazilian mine disaster – UN experts call for a timely resolution after the settlement suspension 7/5/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Right to drinking water
  • Indigenous people
  • Business and human rights
  • Toxic waste
E F S R C A
Brazil must move forward on business and human rights – UN expert group 6/17/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
State-owned enterprises must lead by example on business and human rights – New UN report 6/17/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Business and human rights
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
South Korea expected to show concrete leadership on business and human rights, says UN expert group 6/1/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Republic of Korea
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
       
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