The Global Compact and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights have jointly developed a new publication exploring the application of the Global Compact’s human rights principles.
“Embedding Human Rights in Business Practice” offers a thorough analysis of
the human rights principles from the perspective of the UN, business, academia
and civil society. However, the main focus of the publication is the practical
meaning of the principles for companies, presenting four case studies and a
policy report on business practice in different industries. The main conclusion
drawn from these cases is that proactive efforts to address human rights
concerns better equipped businesses to manage risks and helps secure and
maintain their license to operate.
Key questions and issues explored:
For more information contact Jeff Senne at (917) 367 2283 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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