Above Ground works to ensure that companies based in Canada or supported by the Canadian state respect human rights wherever they operate. It sheds light on the impacts of Canadian business activity abroad and advances solutions for corporate accountability and access to justice in Canada. Above Ground is a project of Tides Canada, a national charity dedicated to a healthy environment, social equity and economic prosperity.
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Thursday, September 28, 2017
Lawmakers, Experts Examine Path Forward For Corporate Accountability on Human Rights
Legislators and experts from Canada, the U.S. and Europe are gathered in Ottawa today to review governments’ progress on protecting human rights within the context of transnational business. The Bringing Responsibility Home symposium, which is being hosted by members of parliament from all of...