- Focus Areas
27 April 2023
The EU must urgently review its outdated policy on export credits
Despite promises to make financial flows consistent with a low-carbon economy, EU member states contin...
11 April 2023
Calling on EU lawmakers to include downstream due diligence in upcoming directive
A new policy paper examines how companies in sectors characterized by substantial downstream human rig...
13 March 2023
Joint NGO statement: The directive must fully cover the arms sector
In a joint letter NGO´s, including Swedwatch, call on the European Parliament and EU Member States t...
06 March 2023
Joint call for gender-responsive corporate sustainability legislation
The EU corporate sustainability due diligence directive represents a key opportunity to advance women’...
06 March 2023
Swedwatch endorses proposal for the OECD to end export finance support for oil and gas
Ahead of the international negotiators meeting at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Devel...
27 February 2023
Complaints that Aker BP and Aker ASA did not adhere to the OECD guidelines accepted by the NCP
The Norwegian National Contact Point (NCP) has published its decision to accept the complaints filed b...
13 February 2023
Webinar on sustainable public procurement
On 22 March Swedwatch and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) are hosting a webinar for civil soci...
19 December 2022
A risk-based approach to due diligence includes downstream relationships
The due diligence expectations contained in the OECD Guidelines and United Nations Guiding Principles...
29 November 2022
Swedwatch’s key considerations for socially responsible public procurement
Strengthen the EU public procurement directive from 2014 and make it mandatory to enforce human rights...