Business and Human Rights

Dis-Connecting People – a film by Nokia India Employees’ Union

May 5, 2015 10:42 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics, Media

On International Workers’ Day, Nokia India Thozhilalar Sangam (Employees’ Union) releases its film titled ‘Dis-Connecting People’ documenting the voices of workers which has remained muted […]

An Introduction to Cividep – Video

January 25, 2015 9:01 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics, Garment, Media, Plantations

Gopinath Parakuni, General Secretary – Cividep India, gives a brief description of the organisation and its work. Watch Video

India: National Workshop on Grievance Mechanisms to address Business & Human Rights in India

December 9, 2014 9:08 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights

From October 30 to November 1, 2014, Indian grassroots organizers, civil society representatives and activists came together with practitioners specializing in using grievance mechanisms as […]

India: Workshop on Grievance Mechanisms to address Business Impacts on Human Rights in India

November 4, 2014 9:22 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Media

Cividep India, a Bangalore-based NGO, is organizing a national workshop on business and human rights grievance mechanisms will be held in New Delhi, India, from […]

Global solidarity on display in Berlin as trade unionists meet at LabourStart conference

June 4, 2014 10:27 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics

LabourStart’s annual Global Solidarity Conference took place in Berlin this year.360 trade unionists from many different countries came to Germany to take part in workshops, […]

LabourStart Global Solidarity Conference. Berlin 23-25 May 2014

March 18, 2014 10:47 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics, Garment

This conference will provide a forum where trade union activists from different countries can meet and discuss the most important issues facing the international labour […]

Corporate governance and the UN Guiding Principles – UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

February 9, 2014 10:50 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Media

The second pillar of the UN Guiding Principles places substantial emphasis on internal corporate governance. The responsibility to respect human rights requires business to develop, […]

OECD Watch Case Check

January 14, 2014 11:15 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights

OECD Watch has developed an online Case Check to assist potential complainants in deciding whether the OECD Guidelines can be used to address corporate misconduct. […]

How to use the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in company research and advocacy? A guide for civil society organisations

January 7, 2014 12:59 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Reports

This guide aims to provide concrete support, guidance and a uniform reference framework for CSOs in using the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and […]

Cividep a partner in SOMO’s Human Rights & Grievance Mechanisms Programme

January 3, 2014 11:07 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights

Cividep India is a partner in SOMO’s Human Rights & Grievance Mechanisms Programme, a four-year project (2012-2015) to improve the accessibility and effectiveness of non-judicial […]