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authors > LUKAS Karin


Karin Lukas holds an E.MA (Human Rights), LL.M (Gender & the Law). She has been a legal reseacher at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights since 2001. She is also an activist of feministAttac Vienna and member of the Gender Mainstreaming Gremium of Attac Austria.

Are Human Rights Any Business of Business? Corporate Behaviour from a Human Rights Perspective

> November 2005,

“Is there an indirect human rights responsibility of corporations that arises from the human rights obligations of their home states? And second, is there a human rights responsibility of corporations themselves, thus a direct human rights responsibility of corporations regardless of the international commitments of their home states?” This paper outlines the evolution of the Corporate Social Responsibility model, describes the international conventions which exist and gives an introduction (...) read

date of on-line publication : 2 December 2005

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