Responsible Business Initiative - collected news

Below you will find articles on the Responsible Business Initiative. The first article contains a summary of what has been achieved so far.



18.07.2018
Significantly softened counter-proposal to the Responsible Business Initiative

In April of 2018, the National Council Legal Affairs Committee (LAC-N) decided on the indirect counter-proposal to the Responsible Business Initiative by 14 votes against 10 and 1 abstention. The counter-proposal will be discussed in the National...


13.09.2017
The Responsible Business Initiative in brief

Legal protection for people and the environment has not kept pace with economic globalisation. There are deplorable working conditions in clothing factories in Asia and in Eastern Europe, child labour in cocoa production plants in West Africa and...

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