Business & Human Rights

Cooperation agreements with Israeli banks implicate Emirati instituti...

Cooperation agreements between Israeli and Emirati banks and other institutions may violate the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Ri...

New study: UAE ISPs violate users' privacy

Indifferent to basic human rights and with no state oversight, the main internet service providers (ISPs) in the United Arab Emirates violate the privacy...

Protecting MENA’s women: The role businesses can play in preventing g...

Women long have been victimized by a wide spectrum of violence and abuse—psychological, sexual and physical. Femicide is on the far end of that continuum...

Forgotten voices: Migrant workers left scrambling for survival follow...

On the 4th of August 2020, the world was left speechless after a devastating explosion shook the busy port of Beirut’s city centre. The destruction caused...

Fast-fashion brands tainted by human rights abuses and forced labour:...

Too many of the world’s most popular fashion brands are stained by allegations of forced labour and violations of workers’ human rights. Human rights orga...

Beirut explosion: the path to disaster

The two explosions that occurred on 4 August levelled hundreds of buildings near Beirut Port, killing at least 158 people, wounding more than 6,000 and ca...

New Study: Tunisian ISPs violate customers' privacy

Internet service providers in Tunisia fail to protect customers' privacy, retaining and sharing personal data with third parties without their prior knowl...

Serious negligence by Jordanian factory causes suffocation of dozens...

An independent and transparent investigation must be conducted into the suffocation of 130 Jordanian workers in a garment factory in the Northern Jordan V...

Amid government failure, leading Bahraini company uses coronavirus as...

Ramsis Engineering company in Bahrain must immediately halt its unfair terminations of dozens of its workers

For foreign workers, COVID-19 turns Kuwait ‘paradise’ into hell

Kuwaiti authorities should immediately end the suffering of thousands of foreign workers whose salaries have been delayed and are being ill-treated during...

Two Spanish companies in Morocco make their workers an easy target fo...

Two Spanish-owned factories that produce frozen fruit in Morocco have become hotspots for the novel coronavirus, posing a threat to workers and their fami...

The Role of Business in Mitigating the Social Impact of the COVID-19...

The outbreak of COVID-19 has caused unprecedented consequences across the globe, affecting everyone from business owners and policymakers to low-income wo...