Campaigners call on EU to back mandatory human rights due diligence

Gavin Hinks, Board Agenda

20/11/2017

The European Union should introduce compulsory human rights due diligence for companies to check their supply chains, argues campaign group the European Coalition for Corporate Justice.

A major campaign group has called on Brussels to make mandatory human rights due diligence for corporates part of European Union company law.

The European Coalition for Corporate Justice (ECCJ) makes the call in a new paper outlining the argument for due diligence, and focuses on reviewing human rights observance in supply chains.

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