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When Judges, Companies and Human Rights Actors Learn Together

A six-month regional course on human rights and environment recently began in South Asia. The 2018 course – Blended Learning Course on Human Rights, Gender Equality and Environment/Climate Change in the Framework of the SDGs in South Asia – brings  together 25 representatives of NHRIs, courts and corporations from Sri Lanka, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan,…

“Companies Have a Responsibility to Respect Human Rights”

RWI’s Malin Oud discussed corporate responsibility, human rights and sustainable consumption last month during Lund University Sustainability Week, co-organized by RWI along with the Lund University Sustainability Forum. The changing global dynamics calls for a different approach to assigning accountability for human rights violations around the world. The “name and shame” approach does not always…