How to use the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in company research and advocacy A guide for civil society organisations

Posted on Sector Corporate Accountability

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This guide aims to provide concrete support, guidance and a uniform reference framework for CSOs in using the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. These Guiding Principles can be utilised to address the responsibility of business to respect human rights and thereby support local communities, workers and other rights holders to ensure fulfillment of their human rights. The guide provides a method for CSOs to use the Guiding Principles in company research and advocacy, and helps them to hold companies accountable for their corporate responsibility to respect internationally recognised human rights.

This guide is also available in SpanishChineseRussianPortuguese and French.

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SOMO, CEDHA, Cividep India