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UN Working Group call for inputs on Indigenous Peoples and Cooperations, Business and Human Rights

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

The United Nations Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business welcomes information at any time, as per its working methods. Simply send the information to this email address and it is forwarded to the Working Group members for their consideration.

Information about the UN Working Group

Additional background information and information on how to engage in the work of the Working Group is available on the following pages.

Information about Sessions of the Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises:
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General Information about United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights.

You can read reports of the Working Group here:
REPORTS

The Working Group is currently drafting a report to the General Assembly with a focus on indigenous peoples. Further information is available here, in the context of the open consultation that the Working Group held on 14 February on this subject:

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The Working Group has further made a call for inputs on the next Forum on Business and Human Rights, you can find information on the Forum webpage (link above).

Information on registration for WG events and the Forum is posted in due course on the WG website, including modalities for registration, also for organisations that do not have ECOSOC status.

Please note that sessions of the Working Group are closed meetings, aside from specific scheduled open consultations that are duly indicated on the website approximately one month prior to each session.