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Genome editing and human rights: Implications of the UNGPs

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Biosafety and Health, Vol 4, Iss 6, Pp 386-391 (2022)

Abstract: How to address the impact of genome editing on human rights is a global challenge. The World Health Organization (WHO) recently developed a governance framework for human genome editing to provide global recommendations for establishing appropriate gov...

Framework for the Implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights for the Protection of Women's Rights in Business Activities in Indonesia

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Law Discourse in Southeast Asia, Vol 1, Iss 2, Pp 99-122 (2022)

Abstract: The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) is adopted as the first international instrument that provides answer to the long debate on whether or not a business has human rights responsibilities. Although the state and business have...

ENABLING A LEVEL PLAYING FIELD IN BUSINESS WITH RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Zbornik Pravnog Fakulteta Sveučilišta u Rijeci, Vol 43, Iss 1, Pp 63-81 (2022)

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Abstract: A level playing field is enabled when business enterprises can freely compete in the market. However, they cannot compete freely if different rules apply to them. Therefore internationally accepted human rights have to be respected by all business ente...

The Role of Soft-Law in Adjudicating Corporate Human Rights Abuses: Interpreting the Alien Tort Statute in the Light of the UN Guiding principles on Business and Human Rights

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Papers, Vol 2021 6, Iss 3, Pp 1293-1306 (2022)

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Abstract: (Series Information) European Papers - A Journal on Law and Integration, 2021 6(3), 1293-1306 | European Forum Insight of 20 January 2022 | (Table of Contents) I. Introduction. - II. Some remarks on the features of cocoa supply chain. - III. The interp...

Institutional actors as international law-makers in Business and Human Rights: The United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights and beyond

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pravni Zapisi, Vol 12, Iss 2, Pp 594-617 (2021)

Abstract: Business and human rights is an interdisciplinary field, which advocates that both state and businesses are duty-holders of human rights obligations. The area of business and human rights aims to regulate and prevent negative impact of business operati...

The UNGPs on Business and Human Rights and the Greening of Human Rights Litigation: Fishing in Fragmented Waters?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainability, Vol 13, Iss 10516, p 10516 (2021)

Abstract: This article is written around the time a Dutch court ordered the corporate group Shell to cut its carbon emissions by 2030. The aim of the article is to contribute to the conceptualisation of the phenomenon this judgement unveils in terms of greening ...

Sustainable Public Procurement and Human Rights: Barriers to Deliver on Socially Sustainable Road Infrastructure Projects in Mexico

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainability, Vol 13, Iss 9605, p 9605 (2021)

Abstract: Public procurement involves a process through which the public sector buys goods, services and works from private suppliers to accomplish its functions, including road infrastructure projects. Sustainability, both within the procurement process and the...

FIFA and Human Rights – a Research Agenda

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tilburg Law Review, Vol 25, Iss 1 (2020)

Abstract: This special issue of the Tilburg Law Review aims to study the intersection between human rights and the way the 'Fédération Internationale de Football Association' (FIFA) governs and shapes football. The objective of this editorial is threefold. First...

The French Loi de Vigilance: Prospects and Limitations of a Pioneer Mandatory Corporate Due Diligence

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Verfassungsblog, Iss 2366-7044

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Abstract: The French Loi de Vigilance is the result of a remarkable mobilization of trade unions, civil society and parliamentarians. It combines hard law with (international) soft law standards on business and human rights and introduces an unprecedented corpor...

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