EU Foreign Affairs Council Conclusions on business and human rights: More decisive action needed on access to justice
ECCJ, Action Aid and CIDSE welcome the Foreign Affairs Council's Conclusions on business and human rights, adopted 20 June 2016, and call for their rapid translation into practice.
Press Release: Conflict Minerals: EU opts for “responsibility for some,” limiting prospects to reduce abuses suffered by communities
Yesterday evening, 15th of June 2016, the European institutions negotiating the EU conflict minerals regulation came to a political agreement.
CIDSE reflects on the impacts of the Encyclical on the major political processes that marked 2015 and launches a series of high-level video interviews on Laudato Si’. CIDSE’s campaign “Change for the Planet- Care for the People” responds to the Laudato Si’ call for people to act for environmental and social justice.
Conflict Minerals: Why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground
A new video interview explains why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground. CIDSE press release - 20 May 2016.
Brussels, 18 May 2016 – NGOs welcome support of European Parliamentarians for duty of care legislation of EU corporations towards people affected by their activities