Business and Human Rights

Nokia Siemens Network (NSN) not respecting workers’ rights in India

September 20, 2013 11:21 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics

Nokia Siemens Network (NSN) is not respecting workers’ rights in India. Cividep India and the GoodElectronics Network tried to engage with NSN but found the […]

Global expectations on Indian operations: A study on Stora Enso’s human rights challenges

September 3, 2013 12:06 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Reports

This report investigates if Stora Enso’s ambition “Do good for the people and the planet” is put into action at Stora Enso Inpac, a mill […]

Calling for Corporate Accountability: A Guide to the 2011 OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

June 26, 2013 12:40 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Reports

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are a unique, government-backed international corporate accountability mechanism aimed at encouraging responsible business behaviour around the world. They define […]

OECD Watch Update: Dutch NCP publishes preliminary statement and joint statement in POSCO/ ABP case

March 26, 2013 11:36 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights

Demonstration in front of POSCO South Korea In October 2012 Lok Shakti Abhiyan and supporting coalitions in South Korea, Netherlands and Norway have filed a complaint […]

A Manual on Corporate Accountability in India

February 13, 2012 12:16 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Reports

The concept of Business and Human Rights is still evolving and effective legal provisions have yet to be implemented within Indian company law. This publication […]

D+C: Banking the rural poor

May 19, 2010 12:17 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights

This article published in D+C captures Cividep’s research on financial inclusion of farmers in rural Karnataka. In the Indian State of Karnataka, public sector banks […]