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November 14, 2016
Respecting human rights must be at the heart of any company’s contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals.
November 2, 2016
The development of the agreement was facilitated with support from Shift.
June 8, 2016
Guidance is designed to help bar associations and business lawyers understand the Guiding Principles, how they can be relevant to the advice they provide to clients, and their potential implications for law firms as business enterprises.
June 7, 2016
On May 30, 2016, ahead of the 2016 International Labour Conference, Shift Chair John Ruggie wrote a letter to ILO Director General Guy Ryder on specific aspects to be addressed at the Conference related to the Guiding Principles.
May 14, 2016
Today the the UK Equality and Human Rights Commission launched a five-step guide, developed with Shift, to help UK board directors show leadership in ensuring their businesses fulfill their responsibility to respect human rights.
April 14, 2016
An independent report written by John Ruggie, with support from Shift, sets out 25 recommendations for action by FIFA to implement the UN Guiding Principles.
April 14, 2016
The revised OECD Common Approaches says that export credit agencies should screen applications for severe human rights risks.
March 22, 2016
Database gathers together for the first time companies' own reporting about how they are implementing the Guiding Principles.