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Federal parties detail commitments on corporate accountability and human rights

The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) asked all federal political parties to detail their commitments aimed at ensuring a greater respect for human rights by Canadian companies operating abroad. Here's what they had to say: Liberal Party of Canada referred us to their electoral campaign document. There they commit (at page 67) to: "Introduce [...]

September 17th, 2021|Business and Human Rights Legislation, Campaign updates|

#Elxn44- Response from the Rhinoceros Party

Will your party support comprehensive mandatory human rights due diligence legislation? Such legislation requires companies to identify, prevent and mitigate human rights abuses and provides for liability when companies cause harm in their global operations (subsidiaries and supply chains).   Yes, the Rhinoceros Party fully supports comprehensive mandatory human rights due diligence legislation. Even though [...]

September 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Corporate Accountability and Election 2021 – Questions for federal parties and candidates

The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) is asking federal political parties to detail what they will do to ensure that impacted communities can access remedy in Canada and to ensure that Canadian companies respect human rights in their global operations and face real consequences if they’re involved in abuses. Read more in our 2021 elections questionnaire. Join us! Here [...]

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Federal parties detail commitments on corporate accountability and human rights

The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) asked all federal political parties to detail their commitments aimed at ensuring a greater respect for human rights by Canadian companies operating abroad. Here's what they had to say: Liberal Party of Canada referred us to their electoral campaign document. There they commit (at page 67) to: "Introduce [...]

September 17th, 2021|Business and Human Rights Legislation, Campaign updates|

#Elxn44- Response from the Rhinoceros Party

Will your party support comprehensive mandatory human rights due diligence legislation? Such legislation requires companies to identify, prevent and mitigate human rights abuses and provides for liability when companies cause harm in their global operations (subsidiaries and supply chains).   Yes, the Rhinoceros Party fully supports comprehensive mandatory human rights due diligence legislation. Even though [...]

September 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Corporate Accountability and Election 2021 – Questions for federal parties and candidates

The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) is asking federal political parties to detail what they will do to ensure that impacted communities can access remedy in Canada and to ensure that Canadian companies respect human rights in their global operations and face real consequences if they’re involved in abuses. Read more in our 2021 elections questionnaire. Join us! Here [...]

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