UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.80

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should: Urgently take action to monitor any negative impacts on human rights of British companies operating abroad, particularly in conflict areas.

Original UN recommendation

Intensify its efforts to provide oversight over British companies operating abroad with regard to any negative impact of their activities on the enjoyment of human rights, particularly in conflict areas, which includes situations of foreign occupation, where there are heightened risks of human rights abuses (State of Palestine).

Date of UN examination


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