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Japanese and Chinese translations of Reporting Framework now available

July 2017 — Two new translations of the UNGP Reporting Framework with implementation guidance are now available, in Japanese and Chinese. Translations are also available in French and Polish, and German and Spanish translations are in progress. Click here to view all available translations of the Reporting Framework.

92 companies from eight sectors now in Reporting Database

July 2017 — The UNGP Reporting Database — a free, independent resource showing companies’ communication on human rights — now includes 92 companies from eight sectors. The latest new companies are from the palm oil, oil equipment and services, and banking sectors.

87 investors with over $5.3t in AUM support the Reporting Framework

February 2017 — The investor coalition supporting the Reporting Framework continues to grow and includes signatories from Australia, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the UK and the US. See their statement of support and the names of the investors supporting the Framework.

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