Responsible Business Conduct: Understanding Human Rights Due Diligence
In a world where supply chains are increasingly complex and spanning multiple regions, cultures and legal environments, the potential for a multinational company’s reputation to be “tainted” by illegal or unethical conduct is immense. This whitepaper explains how human rights due diligence has emerged as a critical driver to demonstrating responsible business conduct. It also details how leading global frameworks by the United Nations (UN) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) can provide guidance and recommendations on how organisations can integrate human rights due diligence within existing compliance processes. Full synopsis
What is Responsible Business Conduct?
- What does responsible business conduct entail and why is this important?
- What is human rights due diligence?
- Guidance from leading global frameworks by the United Nations (UN) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on responsible business conduct
- How an organization can get started on implementing human rights due diligence, and formulate responses to human rights impacts