Claire Methven O'Brien

Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department

Strategic Adviser

Wilders Plads 8K

Copenhagen K, 1403

Denmark

http://www.humanrights.dk/staff/claire-methven-obrien

University of St. Andrews School of Management

Honorary Lecturer

The Gateway

St. Andrews, Fife KY16 9SS

United Kingdom

http://https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/management/

University of Groningen, Faculty of Law - International and Constitutional Law

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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The Corporate Responsibility to Respect Human Rights: A Status Review

Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal Vol. 29, Issue 4, April 2016, pp. 542-567, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2015/005, NUS - Centre for Asian Legal Studies Working Paper No. 15/05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Claire Methven O'Brien and Sumithra Dhanarajan
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Human rights, corporate responsibility to respect human rights, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, human rights due diligence, human rights impact assessment, non-financial reporting, supply chains, sustainability, Asia, Europe, European Union, Council of Europe

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National Action Plans: Current Status and Future Prospects for a New Business and Human Rights Governance Tool

Business and Human Rights Journal 1(1) 2015, pp.117-126.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2016
Claire Methven O'Brien, Amol Mehra, Sara Blackwell and Cathrine Hansen
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department, International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR), International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) and Danish Institute for Human Rights
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Human rights, governance, national action plans, corporate responsibility to respect human rights, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, corporate accountability, remedy, multi-stakeholder, EU

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Essential Services, Public Procurement and Human Rights in Europe

University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 22/2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2015
Claire Methven O'Brien
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department
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Procurement, human rights, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, European Convention on Human Rights, national action plans, European Union, essential services

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The Home State Duty to Regulate the Human Rights Impacts of TNCs Abroad: A Case of Extraterritorial Overreach?

Business and Human Rights Journal Volume 3, Issue 1 (2018), 47-73, Matters of Concern, Human Rights Research Papers No. 2016/04, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper 2016-31
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2018
Claire Methven O'Brien
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department
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Business and human rights, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, extraterritoriality, international human rights law, jurisdiction, positive obligations, corporate social responsibility, corporate accountability

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Discretion, Divergence, Paradox: Public and Private Supply Chain Standards on Human Rights

S Bogojevic, X Groussot and J Hettne (eds), Discretion in EU Procurement Law (Oxford: Hart, 2019 Forthcoming), University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 18/2018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2019
Claire Methven O'Brien and Olga Martin-Ortega
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department and University of Greenwich - School of Law
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public procurement, human rights, responsible business conduct, supply chain, value chain, due diligence

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Experimentalist Global Governance and the Case for a Framework Convention Based on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

M. Mullen et al, Navigating a New Era of Business and Human Rights: Challenges and Opportunities under the UNGPs (2019, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Dec 2018
Claire Methven O'Brien
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department
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business; human rights; UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights; experimentalist governance; treaties

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Empty Rituals or Workable Models? Towards a Business and Human Rights Treaty

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol.40(3),1223-1248, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 20/2018
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2019
Jolyon Ford and Claire Methven O'Brien
ANU College of Law and Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department
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business and human rights, treaties, regulation, ritualism, regulatory theory, treaty effectiveness, compliance

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The Role of the State as Buyer Under UN Guiding Principle 6

University of Greenwich Business Human Rights and Environment Research Series Policy Paper No.4, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 14/2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 May 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2018
Claire Methven O'Brien and Olga Martin-Ortega
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department and University of Greenwich - School of Law
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Human rights, public procurement, UN Guiding Principles, government purchasing, CSR, SDGs, Sustainable Development Goals

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Advancing Respect for Labour Rights Globally Through Public Procurement

Politics and Governance 2017, Volume 5, Issue 4, Pages 69–79 DOI: 10.17645/pag.v5i4.1073, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 15/2018
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 May 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2018
Olga Martin-Ortega and Claire Methven O'Brien
University of Greenwich - School of Law and Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department
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Labour rights; European Union; Public procurement; Social clauses; UNCITRAL; UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights; Sustainable Development Goals, WTO

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Public Procurement and the Erosion of the EU Social Model: Outline of a Polanyian Perspective and the Emerging Regulatory Role of Human Rights

Ch.9 in MARTÍN RODRÍGUEZ PABLO JESÚS and HINOJOSA MARTÍNEZ LUIS MIGUEL (editors), International Market Regulation and the Erosion of the European Social and Political Model (Thomson Reuters, 2019 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Claire Methven O'Brien and Olga Martin-Ortega
Danish Institute for Human Rights, Human Rights and Development Department and University of Greenwich - School of Law
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procurement, human rights, Polanyi, EU law, Directive 2014/24