About the product
Business increasingly recognizes the importance of human rights. It is a major contributor to economic growth around the world and, as an essential vehicle for human progress, it helps underpin global human rights. This publication explains universally recognized human rights in a way that makes sense to business. It illustrates, through the use of case studies and suggested practical actions, how human rights are relevant in a corporate context and how human rights issues can be managed. It is also a tool for companies wanting to engage in activities in support of human rights.