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Name of Resource

The Business and Human Rights Guidebook and E-learning


Guidance on policy / legislation implementation, Capacity Building

Country / jurisdiction



The Danish Institute for Human Rights

Date of publishing

November 2013


The Business and Human Rights Guidebook and E-learning for National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) provide guidance and resources on the business and human rights field, including examples of how NHRIs can use their Paris Principles mandate to engage on business and human rights issues.

The Guidebook and E-learning include the following components: international human rights law frameworks relevant to business and human rights; national human rights institutions’ mandate on business and human rights; the three pillars of the UN Protect, Respect and Remedy Framework and UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights – the state duty to protect, the corporate responsibility to respect and access to remedy; NHRI good practice examples in the area of business and human rights.