L'Entreprise, Titulaire Et Garante Des Droits De L'Homme (Corporation as the Holder and the Guardian of Human Rights)
RESPONSABILITES DES ENTREPRISES ET COREGULATION, Th. Berns, ed., Brussels, Bruylant, 2007
65 Pages Posted: 23 Dec 2011
Date Written: September 1, 2007
This paper offers a critical analysis of the interrelation between business and human rights. Corporations are at the same time holders of human rights (e.g. under the European Convention of Human Rights) and could be considered - in a similar way to the States - as having the duty to ensure and protect human rights.
Keywords: business and human rights, international law, european court, corporations, global justice, global law, droit global, entreprises, droits de l'homme
JEL Classification: k33
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