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Mar 8 2016

Margaret Jungk resigns from UN Working Group and emphasises need for stronger measurement in business and human rights

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Today, Margaret Jungk resigned from the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights. The MB&HR project worked closely with Margaret during the past five years, including in preparation of the latest report of the UN Working Group to … Continue reading

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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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Jun 4 2014

Damiano de Felice – The 2013 Corporate Questionnaire Findings Report: slow dissemination of the Guiding Principles and importance of human rights benchmarking

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The United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights (UNWG) recently released its 2013 Corporate Questionnaire Findings Report. The objectives of the questionnaire were to: understand progress on the dissemination of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human … Continue reading

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Mar 14 2014

Michael Addo – Key performance indicators and the Working Group on business and human rights

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This post was contributed by Michael K. Addo, Senior Lecturer at the Law School of the University of Exeter and Member of the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights The relevance of business and human rights indicators … Continue reading

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