OUT NOW! IOE’s Human Rights & Responsible Business Conduct Newsletter


Matthias Thorns

Deputy Secretary-General

Read all about the latest legal and policy developments at the national, regional and international level.

Dear IOE members and partners,

Please find - in the “Resources” section - the IOE’s newsletter on Human Rights & Responsible Business Conduct (Vol. 8, No.3).

This issue, which comes as the IOE celebrates its 100-year anniversary, provides an update on:

  • Legal and policy developments in the European Union, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Norway, the Philippines, Switzerland, the UK and the USA.
  • The UN Treaty Process (led by the Government of Ecuador).
  • The Corporate Human Rights Benchmark, the Equator Principles, and the OECD.
  • Other items.

We hope you find this information useful.

Kind regards,


Matthias Thorns and Peter Hall