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Tracking complaints of corporate abuse handled by the CORE 

The Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise is investigating several companies over their alleged ties to the forced labour system reportedly being imposed on ethnic minorities in northwest China. Yet the office still lacks the powers needed to investigate effectively.

Consensus Starting Points: Framing a Canadian Discussion on Human Rights in the Global Operations and Supply Chains of Canadian Companies

Canadian businesses, civil society, labour and government are looking for the best path forward to prevent and eliminate adverse human rights impacts in the global operations and supply chains of companies based in Canada and/or doing business in Canada. Above Ground and 34 other civil society groups have proposed a series of consensus starting points as a basis for further dialogue.