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Human rights defenders
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How companies can manage their human rights impacts
Global debate on a proposed UN treaty
UN Guiding Principles
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Major sporting events
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Conflict & Peace
Business’ role in fuelling conflict, and contributing to peace
Freedom of Association
Right of workers to organise, advancing all labour rights
Chinese firms' impacts abroad
Guidance, cases and company responses
Fairness & accountability in companies’ use of oil, gas, coal, minerals, land and water
The links between corporate tax practices and human rights