Human Rights Defenders and Business: Searching for Common Ground by Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB)
This is the fourth in a series of occasional papers by the Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB). Papers in this series provide independent analysis and policy recommendations concerning timely subjects on the business and human rights agenda from the perspective of IHRB staff members and research fellows. In this instance, this paper is co-published with Civil Rights Defenders and Front Line Defenders, both organisations with practical research, campaigning, and advocacy experience of the issues raised in the paper. This Paper is published to mark the 20th anniversary of the execution of nine Ogoni activists by the Nigerian Government in 1995.