Entries by analaura

European Union Directive

Due diligence: a normative reality in the Human Rights and Business Agenda  Text by: Ana Laura Figueiredo   In this new blog series, we are going to address the due diligence instrument, incorporated by the UN Guiding Principles, and some norms, approved or under discussion, that have become a reference for the study of the […]

France’s Duty of Vigilance Law

Due diligence: a normative reality in the Human Rights and Business Agenda Author: Ana Laura Figueiredo   In this new blog series, we will address the due diligence concept, incorporated by the UN Guiding Principles, and some regulations, approved or under discussion, which have become  references for the study of the subject and seek to […]

The CNDH’s Resolution 05/2020 as a democratic instrument for the elaboration of public policies in Brazil

Written by: Ana Laura Figueiredo Continuing the series on the National Agenda, in this post we will address civil society’s response to Decree No. 9,571/18, consolidated by Resolution No. 05/2020 of the Brazilian National Human Rights Council (CNDH). The resolution was published on March 12, of 2020, and went on to establish National Guidelines for […]

Current Brazilian framework of public policies on Human Rights and Business: Decree No. 9571/18

Written by: Ana Laura Figueiredo Following up on the series on the National Agenda, in this post we will address the publication of Decree nº 9,571, which occurred on November 21, 2018, its main points and how it was received by civil society. Context of publication Decree No. 9,571/18 establishes National Guidelines on Business and […]