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Business and human rights: Key 2017 developments and the road ahead

Overview

On 10 December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Each year, on the anniversary of the adoption of that landmark document, the world observes Human Rights Day.


Ahead of next year's 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, HSF reflects on some of the key Business and Human Rights developments of 2017 and highlights some of the issues to look out for over the next 12 months.