Business & Human Rights

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...

Moving Beyond Compliance: Integrating Respect for Human Rights and An...

Moving Beyond Compliance: Integrating Respect for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption

Facebook's blocking of accounts signals failure of oversight board

Facebook seems to abandon its corporate values in countries such as these in the pursuit of further economic growth

‘We don’t want to die in this desert’: Nepali migrant workers strand...

Following allegations made by Nepalese workers employed by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), London-based think tank ImpACT International for Human...

Caves become haven for Ethiopian workers escaping deportation in Sau...

Caves in remote areas of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, have become a haven for Ethiopian workers seeking to escape deportation amidst the deteriora...