September 2016 | Shift
In September 2016 we submitted comments to the Italian government to support its development of a National Action Plan on business and human rights.
September 2016 | David W. Rivkin, President
International Bar Association President David. W. Rivkin writes about the far-reaching implications of the IBA's new Practical Guide for business lawyers on human rights.
August 2016 | Caroline Rees and Rachel Davis, Co-Founders of Shift
Five years after the endorsement of the Guiding Principles at the UN - and the founding of Shift - we reflect on five positive areas of progress, and five areas where urgent progress is needed.
May 2016 | Caroline Rees
New guidance published by the UK Equality and Human Rights Commission tells company boards what they need to know about human rights.
February 2016 | John G. Ruggie
This open letter was authored by Shift Chair John Ruggie and sent to the heads of the Global Commission on Business and Sustainable Development.
September 2015 | Caroline Rees
How companies can avoid four stumbling blocks on the path to respect for human rights.
November 2014 | John F. Sherman III
The International Bar Association has issued draft guidance for legal professionals on the Guiding Principles.
July 2014 | Caroline Rees
Neither companies nor governments should fear that the treaty process in Geneva is a diversion from, or dilution of, what has been achieved in the last 10 years with the Guiding Principles.