- Focus Areas
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 endorse 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...
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...
17 November 2022
New Swedwatch briefing calls on sport sponsors to uphold human rights
Companies that use sport sponsorships to advertise their products or services have an important role t...
06 November 2022
Call for a just transition with human rights at the centre
The climate crisis is among the most critical and complex issues our planet and its people face. COP27...
02 November 2022
Speaking up for indigenous peoples at COP27
Enabling access to international arenas is a fundamental part of Swedwatch’s work to support human rig...
05 September 2022
Guidelines on gender due diligence not followed in practice
Despite expectations on businesses to conduct due diligence with a ‘gender lens’, gender-sensitive and...
04 July 2022
Duty bearers must walk the talk to ensure a healthy environment
Right to a healthy environment was high on the agenda at Stockholm+50 in June. When recognised by the...