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Claire MethvenOBrien
Strategic Adviser, Business and Human Rights
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Hans Merket May 24
's rural communities have had enough of Chinese companies using their obscurely obtained mineral rights to violate their environmental, economic, social, and cultural rights
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Claire MethvenOBrien May 24
BXL yesterday: Great turnout at Belgian government-hosted European dialogue and good discussions on monitoring/ reporting, trade, HRDD and remedy. Clear evidence of progression towards better NAPs over time and policy transfer. Should be an annual fixture.
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Marco Fasciglione May 17
Proud for invitation to speak on , NAPs and on domestic implementation of at , along with many other distinguished speakers: ... can't wait! ... See you all in Bozen!
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Business & Human Rights May 10
❗ New handbook for legal practitioners by , which outlines regional and international standards and mechanisms relevant to addressing issues in Europe: | h/t
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Claire MethvenOBrien May 8
Replying to @VBrobbs
The irreverence!
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Ruwan Subasinghe May 7
Sacking pregnant workers for taking too many toilet breaks is a new low for . The right to sanitation is a human right protected under international law. In addition to being a serious breach of standards, such practices also amount to sex /maternity discrimination.
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Bankwatch May 6
This week is holding its annual meeting. Bankwatch's Ana Colovic Lesoska, who received the last week for stopping a harmful hydropower project funded by , urges the bank to revisit its support for the similarly dangerous Nenskra hydropower plant.
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Sofie Gry Fridal Hansen May 4
What are the responsibilities of the shipping, fisheries and aquaculture industries? from gave an excellent overview at the Common Good & Our Common Seas conference. Use the to implement
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Claire MethvenOBrien May 3
Not sure who has 500 smackers to spend on a single volume but honoured nonetheless to have my article on UN treaty bodies included in this new behemoth:
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Claire MethvenOBrien May 2
TWO WEEKS TO GO! "Public procurement and human rights: Opportunities, risks and dilemmas for the state as buyer" out 15 May 2019 + available for pre-order here:
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Claire MethvenOBrien May 2
Delighted to teach to Accounting students , #1 in the UK for Accounting and Finance! And good luck with your exam tomorrow, UGs!
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Emil Kernell May 1
Happy to see that our ( 's) partner makes its training for employees public. Nestlé has committed to train all of its employees on human rights by 2020. Hopefully this can inspire other companies and raise the bar!
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Claire MethvenOBrien Apr 27
Exciting discussions this week for consultation on and the carbon majors. My input: climate-related impacts should be asserted as serious and systematic. Watch this space for a written submission!
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Ann Pettifor Apr 15
I do love a powerful woman...
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Ruwan Subasinghe Apr 13
From warehouse workers and truck drivers to call centre operators and airline pilots, supply chain workers are agitating for change. Amazon is the worst kind of economic employer/lead firm. Organise, organise, organise!
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Article 22 Apr 12
Unlike most other countries, are not incorporated in UK law. We need to change that. That's why we've drafted and launched a consultation on a Social Rights Bill. This piece by & Peter Roderick in tells you more
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Claire MethvenOBrien Apr 12
If it does, who will benefit? Our project explores
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Claire MethvenOBrien Apr 12
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Adrian Hassler Apr 10
Out now: our annual report! Packed with hands-on results from our international activities on , , capacity-building and our country-level work around the world. Check it out!
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Claire MethvenOBrien Apr 11
Stepping towards a Ugandan on
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