The Observatory of Human Rights and Companies is a civil society initiative that pretends to identify companies, analyse them and evaluate their respect and fulfilment of Human Rights and the valid legislation in matter of Human Rights.
The Observatory systematises these violations of political and social rights to establish conclusions on trends, type, actors, contexts where they are produced In this way the Observatory proposes effective recommendations that are grouped in a plan of action with concrete advocacy mechanisms to guarantee the protection of human rights
The Observatory is formed by:
- an investigation committee which identifies, analyses, researches Catalans companies and their interaction with Human Rights
- an Advisory Committee formed by experts in research, arms, security, defense, International Humanitarian Law and Private International Law.
- an advocacy group
- a communication group