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About the NAP

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Objectives

By implementing the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights, the NAP aims to improve the human rights situation along the supply and value chains in Germany and worldwide.

Development of the Action Plan

Since 2014, actors from business, politics, civil society, and academia have been involved in the development of the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights.

Four action areas of the NAP

The three pillars of the UN Guiding Principles form the basis for the four action fields of the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights.

National Action Plan

What are the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights? Which are the objectives oft he National Action Plan? And how does it contribute to the state duty and corporate responsibility to protect human rights?

UN Guiding Principles

The UN Guiding Principles form the basis for the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights (NAP) adopted by the Federal Government. They are also an important basis for the implementation of the human rights due diligence in companies.