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|Human Rights Joint Committee - First Report
Any of our business? Human Rights and the UK private sector
Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Lords and the House of Commons to be printed 24 November 2009.
Do human rights matter for small businesses?
3 THE HUMAN RIGHTS IMPACTS OF UK BUSINESS
The Work of the UN Special Representative
An international agreement on business and human rights?
5 RESPECT: THE RESPONSIBILITY OF BUSINESS
Limits of the responsibility to respect?
Voluntary arrangements and multilateral international initiatives
6 PROTECT: THE DUTIES OF THE UK
Offence of forced labour in the UK
7 A UK STRATEGY ON BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS?
The need for a UK strategy on business and human rights
What would a UK strategy look like?
International standards and legal certainty
Competitiveness and the playing field argument
8 SPECIFIC AREAS FOR IMPROVEMENT?
Company law and reporting standards
Investment, listing rules and socially responsible investors
Conflict, business and human rights
9 THE ROLE FOR UK NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS
10 REMEDY: THE RIGHT TO A REMEDY
A UK Commission for Business, Human Rights and the Environment
CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
ANNEX 1: BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS MINI-CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS
ANNEX 3: INTERNATIONAL INITIATIVES
LIST OF REPORTS FROM THE COMMITTEE DURING
THE CURRENT PARLIAMENT
Tuesday 9 June 2009
Tuesday 30 June 2009
Tuesday 7 July 2009
Tuesday 14 July 2009
WRITTEN EVIDENCE - VOLUME II (HL 5-II/HC 64-II)
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