GE Supports Ruggie Framework Recently Endorsed by UN Human Rights Council
Jun 29, 2011 10:00 AM ET
To read more about the framework and principles, click on the following links:- New Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights endorsed by the UN Human Rights Council - GE endorses endorses UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (pdf) - The U.N. “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework: Applications of the Framework (including GE implementation) - UN Global Compact & Maplecroft Study Dilemmas Faced by Business To read more about GE's work in human rights, click on the following links: - Human Rights and Business Dilemmas Forum - Human Rights and Business Dilemmas Forum: Gender Equality - Human Rights and Business Dilemmas Forum: Dilemmas and case studies About GE
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