Mandatory human rights due diligence: what does it mean for foreign investors and why should it be in IIAs?

Levashova, Yulia

The EU’s Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDD) will have a significant impact on foreign investments. The CSDD will compel some non-EU companies to conduct HRDD throughout their supply chains. This Perspective emphasizes the need to align IIAs with mandatory HRDD requirements to prevent disputes and promote responsible business conduct.



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Academic Units
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 381
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May 23, 2024