Themes Archives: Business and Human Rights

Myanmar: ICJ hosts workshop on strategic litigation, speaks on CSR at society forum in Mon State

The ICJ held a workshop in Mawlamyine on 3 July attended by religious leaders and youth activists from southern Mon State in Myanmar’s southeast.

July 4, 2018

The ICJ and other groups call States to join multilateral negotiations of a UN treaty on business and human rights

The statement on behalf of four groups was delivered in the context of the General Debate on Item 3 during the 38th Session of the UN Human Rights Council.

June 25, 2018

Judicial Councils and Judicial Independence (UN Statement)

The ICJ today spoke at the UN on the role of judicial councils, judicial independence in Turkey and Poland, and on business and human rights in Peru.

June 25, 2018

OHCHR database of businesses involved in settlements in OPT (UN Statement)

The ICJ today spoke at the Human Rights Council about the creation of a UN database of business enterprises involved in Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Terrority (OPT).

March 20, 2018