Human rights and companies - why is it relevant and what should you do? - ThinkHouse

50 minute read
29 March 2021

Business compliance with human rights principles is increasingly moving from something that was a nice CSR issue to mention in publicity documents to a crucial element on boards' governance and risk agendas. Kieran Laird explains why private companies should be worried about the human rights effects of their businesses and supply chains - including moves in the EU and elsewhere to make human rights due diligence a legal obligation on certain companies. He explains what frameworks are relevant and how companies can begin to think about the relevant issues. 

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