Business and human rights

Business and Human Rights: A New and Incomplete Action Plan


The new action plan (NAP) 2020-2023 does not constitute a solid framework for ensuring that Swiss companies respect human rights in their activities, and those …

Friends of the Earth Groups an supporters file complaint against ING for financing palm oil abuses


Today Friends of the Earth groups Milieudefensie (NL), Sustainable Development Institute (Liberia) and WALHI (Indonesia) file a OECD complaint against the Dutch…

Swiss fertiliser traders implicated in human rights violations in Morocco


New report: The Moroccan state-owned company OCP is polluting the air with its fertiliser factories, thereby harming the health of its employees and of the loca…

Child labour: LafargeHolcim abandons the victims


Two years after the child labour scandal in Uganda was discovered, LafargeHolcim and its suppliers have done nothing to help the victims.