Monday, March 12, 2018

New Issue: Business and Human Rights Journal

The latest issue of the Business and Human Rights Journal (Vol. 3, no. 1, January 2018) is out. Contents include:
  • Articles
    • Daniel Augenstein, Mark Dawson, & Pierre Thielbörger, The UNGPs in the European Union: The Open Coordination of Business and Human Rights?
    • Karin Buhmann, Neglecting the Proactive Aspect of Human Rights Due Diligence? A Critical Appraisal of the EU’s Non-Financial Reporting Directive as a Pillar One Avenue for Promoting Pillar Two Action
    • Claire Methven O’Brien, The Home State Duty to Regulate the Human Rights Impacts of TNCs Abroad: A Rebuttal
    • Olga Martin-Ortega, Public Procurement as a Tool for the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights: a Study of Collaboration, Due Diligence and Leverage in the Electronics Industry
  • Developments in the Field
    • Michael Ineichen, Protecting Human Rights Defenders: A Critical Step Towards a More Holistic Implementation of the UNGPs
    • Maria Anne van Dijk, Marijn de Haas, & Ruben Zandvliet, Banks and Human Trafficking: Rethinking Human Rights Due Diligence
    • Kendyl Salcito & Mark Wielga, What does Human Rights Due Diligence for Business Relationships Really Look Like on the Ground?
    • Namit Agarwal, Measuring Business Responsibility Disclosures of Indian Companies: A Data-Driven Approach to Influence Action
    • Rasmus Kløcker Larsen & Sandra Atler, Applying the First Pillar of the UN Guiding Principles to Development Cooperation: The Performance of Swedish Agencies and State-owned Enterprises
    • Dorothée Baumann-Pauly, Bridging Theory and Practice through Immersion: Innovations for Teaching Business and Human Rights at Business Schools