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Nov 3 2015

UN FORUM SERIES – Implementing the Guiding Principles: The Challenge of Measurement

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This post was contributed by Margaret Jungk, Chair of the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights. They called it ‘the plane that became a convertible’. In 1988, on a routine flight from Hilo to Honolulu, Aloha Airlines … Continue reading

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Oct 28 2015

UN FORUM SERIES – Radical Transparency, or how to use public data for large scale Social-Impact Assessments

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This post was contributed by Paul Middelkoop, human rights researcher at Questionmark.  One of the biggest challenges for a company that wants to align its conduct with the United Nations Guiding Principles (UNGPs) is to determine the salience of many different risks across … Continue reading

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Jun 12 2014

Nora Götzmann – Showing respect for human rights in state-investor contracts: Guidance and assessment tool for company negotiators

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This post was contributed by Nora Götzmann, Advisor in the Human Rights and Business Department of the Danish Institute for Human Rights and Adjunct Fellow at the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining, University of Queensland Respect for human rights, … Continue reading

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