Environmental Standards

Transnational Corporations vs. Human Rights

January 2, 2017
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

Leaked TPP Document Reveals No Regard for Environment in Trade Agreement

January 15, 2014

President Obama’s fast track process for TPP gets dealt another blow by leaked environment chapter