Important step for the human rights and ecological orientation of the global economy

11 September 2020

This treaty draft stipulates that “contracting States must oblige their companies to exercise human rights due diligence”, “obligations must apply not only to transnationally active companies, but also to local and State-owned companies”, and highlights “the significance of the terms "human rights violations" and "business relations"” (Treaty Alliance Germany, 2020).

Publisher: Treaty Alliance Germany

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Categories: Report, Liberal Democracy, Role of Business