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Banks and Human Rights: Pathways to Compliance Alessandro Costa

Banks and Human Rights: Pathways to Compliance

Alessandro Costa

Published December 11th 2013
ISBN : 9781291665710
Paperback
318 pages
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 About the Book 

After the adoption of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (informally known as the Ruggie Framework to protect, respect, and remedy), businesses worldwide are expected to respect Human Rights. A group of independentMoreAfter the adoption of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (informally known as the Ruggie Framework to protect, respect, and remedy), businesses worldwide are expected to respect Human Rights. A group of independent researchers that analysed the particular position of the banks, found that banks are now increasingly requested by the global community to avoid supporting Human Rights violations. This book hosts a multidisciplinary set of studies that evaluate different drivers that could lead international banks to Human Rights compliance.