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Activities of the Federal Government


Public procurement

Germany's federal, state and local authorities have the responsibility to ensure compliance with human rights when procuring goods and services.

Publicly owned enterprises

Publicly owned companies have a particular responsibility to respect human rights. To promote sustainable corporate management, the Federal Government, numerous federal states and municipalities have introduced guidelines for conduct.

State support for enterprises

Government subsidies are subject to regular monitoring, including a sustainability assessment. The Federal Government will examine whether these regulations meet the requirements of the NAP.

Assistance offered by the Federal Government to companies

Numerous services are available to companies to fulfil human rights due diligence requirements. These include advisory, information and orientation services.