“Business enterprise is one of the most powerful forces on the planet when it comes to effecting positive change.”
Rebecca M. Henderson, a distinguished economist and academic, has made significant strides in shaping the business landscape. This month’s business and … Continue reading » “Rebecca M. Henderson – Charting a New Course for Sustainable Business” Continue readingMore Tag
As we delve deeper into the globalised world, the role of businesses in upholding human rights becomes increasingly significant. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has formulated guidelines for multinational enterprises to ensure that businesses respect human rights, … Continue reading » “Business and Human Rights: Adhering to the OECD Guidelines” Continue readingMore Tag
The Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) is a pivotal legislative proposal. It was put forth by the European Commission to foster sustainable and responsible corporate behaviour. This groundbreaking directive aims to mandate large companies to carry out due diligence … Continue reading » “Examination of the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive” Continue readingMore Tag
In collaboration with its academic cooperation partners under the Zimbabwe Human Rights Capacity Development Programme 2019-2023, we are launching a call for research grants proposals.
Grants: Business and Human Rights in Zimbabwe
Grants under the Call are awarded to research … Continue reading » “Call for Research Grant Proposals: Business and Human Rights in Zimbabwe” Continue readingMore Tag
This mapping study report examines the current state of human rights education and research in Ukraine vis-a-vis the ongoing war. Focusing on the pilot group of eight major schools of law in the country, the report provides an overview of … Continue reading » “How to Support Human Rights Education and Research in Ukrainian Law Schools” Continue readingMore Tag
With Sida’s support in the coming three years, we will be able to expand our engagement with various stakeholders in Armenia – to make their commitment to human rights more systemic and strategic while based on both human rights theory … Continue reading » “Expanding Our Engagement in Armenia” Continue readingMore Tag
This month we have been focusing on Business and Human Rights as one of our four thematic areas. To highlight this we have selected webinars organised last year focusing on due diligence.
To The Raoul Wallenberg Institute Business and … Continue reading » “Spreading Knowledge on Due Diligence” Continue readingMore Tag