Business & Human Rights

Reducing Emissions and Respecting Human Rights

This publication provides small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) with practical guidance on how to consider impacts to people as they go through the decarbonisation process. Its contents are also relevant for organisations of all sizes in respecting human rights as they decarbonise. Readers of this report will obtain an understanding of the intersection between climate change and human rights and how their business can demonstrate its responsibility to respect human rights in line with the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) throughout the decarbonisation process.