Transnational Corporations vs. Human Rights

Under the UN system, a binding framework of legal rights for transnational corporations are enforced across national boundaries but not so TNC obligations, this series explores the urgent need recognized by the UN Human Rights Council to correct this imbalance between the legal rights and responsibilities of TNCs at the international level

Urgent Need For Legally Binding Obligations On Transnational Corporations (2/2)

January 3, 2017

Closing thoughts in our conversation on the need to bring some balance between the the rights and responsibilities of transnational corporations at the international level with Ecuador’s Ambassador Espinosa, Chair of the Working Group on UN Human Rights Council Resolution 26/9

Urgent Need For Legally Binding Obligations On Transnational Corporations (1/2)

January 2, 2017

Ecuador’s Ambassador to the UN Geneva briefs TRNN on Resolution 26/9, the UN Human Rights Council mandate to elaborate an international legal framework to regulate activities of transnational corporations under binding international human rights law