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Human Rights and Business

Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

While corporate social responsibility and compliance are common terms associated with business ethics, the idea of human rights is less often yoked to business.  Ursula Wynhoven, policy and legal head for the UN Global Compact, argues that there are many natural intersections.  Wynhoven visited the Center's Business and Organizational Ethics Partnership this week to discuss the UN's "Protect, Respect, and Remedy" Framework for addressing human rights issues for transnational companies. 

Tags: business ethics, human rights