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Opinion piece by Norimasa Shimomura, UNDP Indonesia Resident Representative, on human rights due diligence published in the Jakarta Post.

Posted on February 20, 2021


UNDP and the EU, joint partners in the Business and Human Rights in Asia project, applaud enterprises that put the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights at the center of their business strategies and operations.

Posted on February 10, 2021

Asia businesswoman using laptop talk to colleagues about plan in video call meeting while working from home at living room. Self-isolation, social distancing, quarantine for corona virus prevention.

The 'Gender Dimensions of the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights’ guidance provides a framework for businesses and governments to ensure women experience equality in times of crisis and beyond.

Posted on December 10, 2020


The Indonesian Ministry of Law and Human Rights, with support from the EU and UNDP, today launched a draft National Strategy on Business and Human Rights which aims to ensure human rights are respected within business operations in the country.

Posted on November 25, 2020


Ensuring a safe, clean and sustainable environment is essential to protecting human rights, including the right to life and physical and mental health.

Posted on November 19, 2020