Category Archives: Business and Human Rights

Is a Treaty on Business and Human Rights Logically & Politically Plausible?

In October 2015, I blogged about the proposed binding treaty on business and human rights and in that post I questioned the rationale behind the proposed treaty. Well, it appears that the proponents of the proposed treaty are not about … Continue reading

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GSK’s Plan to Improve Access to Medicines in Developing Countries

In a press release published on its website today, GSK has announced a series of measures that, if implemented, could help to improve access to medicines in developing countries. According to GSK, it is ‘evolving its graduated approach to filing and … Continue reading

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MUCH ADO ABOUT A TREATY ON BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS

It is no longer news that some countries have initiated the process to establish a binding treaty to regulate the activities of transnational corporations under international human rights law. During the 26th session of the UN Human Rights Council in 2014, … Continue reading

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