Business & Human Rights

  • New UNDP Human Rights Due Diligence Tool

    September 22, 2021

    The United Nations Development Programme ("UNDP") has published new human rights due diligence training materials and tools to help businesses prevent, mitigate, and account for potential human rights abuses in their operations and supply chains.

  • WEF Announces Support for Stakeholder Capitalism

    September 22, 2021

    The World Economic Forum has announced the continued growth of the coalition of companies supporting the Stakeholder Capitalism Metrics Initiative.

  • TikTok's Lead EU Regulator Opens Two Data Privacy Probes

    September 15, 2021

    TikTok’s lead data privacy regulator in the European Union has opened two inquiries into the Chinese-owned platform related to the processing of children’s personal data and transfers of personal data to China.

  • White & Case: The Rise of Stakeholder Capitalism

    September 14, 2021

    Jessica Lynd and Walter Spak of White & Case have published on an overview of the transition from Milton Friedman's "shareholder primacy" doctrine to the recent movement that shifts corporate focus from "shareholder primacy" to stakeholder capitalism, whose goal, according to the World Economic Forum, is to seek long-term value creation by taking into account the needs of all their stakeholders, and society at large.

  • Millions of VIP Facebook Users Shielded from Standard Moderation Protocols

    September 14, 2021

    According to the Wall Street Journal, Facebook is using a program known as « cross check » or « XCheck » that shields at  least 5.8 million VIP Facebook users from the company’s standard content moderation.

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