Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Guiding Principles on business and human rights, 2021 was a busy year for B+HR Asia, with increasing regional momentum in implementing the UNGPs.…
Thailand's National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights was initiated by the Royal Thai Government to implement the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights and the State duty to protect against business-related human rights abuses. After setting the gears in motion, it took thorough background work and a series of consultations for Asia's first NAP to be published in 2019.
Watch the video on The Journery of Thailand's NAP.
UNDP B+HR Asia, supported by the Government of Sweden, provided technical support through the draftin process.
UNDP's B+HR Asia launches trainings for the private sector to create more diverse and inclusive workspaces for women and LGBTI people.
Youth play a critical role in the future of BHR, and the UNDP B+HR Asia programme is scaling up efforts to expand youth engagement, starting with two key events.
Infrastructure provision enhances connectivity, improves mobility, and generates economic opportunities and services. However, infrastructure development can also entrench gender inequality,…