- Focus Areas
30 June 2021
Q&A with We Effect
Swedwatch is pleased to welcome We Effect as our new, and seventh, member organisation. With focus on...
10 May 2021
Calls for monitoring of ‘responsible investment’ in webinar on agribusiness
Large scale agribusiness investments in the global south often include promises of new jobs and income...
14 April 2021
Webinar on land rights and the responsibility of investors (English)
Investments in large scale commercial agriculture in the global south usually include promises of jobs...
23 February 2021
Firestone Liberia and Bridgestone Corporation Must Investigate Pollution Claims
Natural rubber is used in many products from car tyres to clothes. Its processing provides livelihoods...
01 December 2020
Swedwatch calls for integration of business and human rights into peace and security frameworks
Swedwatch recently joined an online dialogue with the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights an...
29 September 2020
Swedwatch part of human rights due diligence campaign
Swedwatch is part of a new campaign in Sweden calling for legislation requiring companies to respect h...
02 April 2020
Agricultural workers exposed to Covid-19 infection risks in Ecuador and Peru
Unsustainable business practices risk exacerbating the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and threatenin...
10 March 2020
Ecuadorian defender faces new legal accusations
Union leader and human rights defender Jorge Acosta faces new legal accusations in Ecuador, related to...