Introduction to business and human rights

“This course is an introduction to business and human rights with a focus on the role that national human rights institutions can play in this area.”

Topics covered include:

  1. Introduction to business and human rights
  2. National human rights institutions and business and human rights
  3. UN Guiding Principles pillar one – the State duty to protect
  4. UN Guiding Principles pillar two – the corporate responsibility to respect
  5. UN Guiding Principles pillar three – access to remedy

The course is available for free online and in English and Spanish.

By Hannah Hills

Focus on international human rights law with emphasis on refugee and asylum law, business and human rights, sustainability and the SDGs.