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Pakistan is the first country in South Asia to launch its National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights. Through the NAP, Pakistan intends to ensure that the fundamental rights of all its citizens are protected against adverse human rights impacts resulting from business activities.

Posted on September 29, 2021


Business and Human Rights in Asia launched a Human Rights Due Diligence (HRDD) Training Facilitation Guide and Human Rights Self-Assessment Training Tool to help businesses prevent, mitigate, and account for potential human rights abuses in their operations and supply chains.

Posted on September 16, 2021


Some of the events are only in the planning phase; please return to this page regularly as the list below will be updated with further details, registration links and event announcements.

Posted on September 15, 2021


"The skies are clear and purple-tinted as the morning sun washes out the remains of the evening. The toxic haze that blanketed the city a few months ago seems like a distant memory."

Posted on September 8, 2021


What are the business and human rights priorities Malaysia must address to ensure an equitable and sustainable recovery? How can the UNGPs help accelerate post-C19 recovery? What steps are necessary to make forced labor in Malaysia a thing of the past? How can GLICs leverage their authority to strengthen responsible business environment in the country?

Posted on September 8, 2021