Crédit Suisse and Society for Threatened Peoples Switzerland (North Dakota Access Pipeline)
Lead NCPSwitzerland
Supporting NCP(s)
DescriptionSpecific instance submitted by the Society for Threatened Peoples Switzerland regarding Crédit Suisse and business relations with enterprises linked to the construction of the North Dakota Access Pipeline and alleged human rights violations and environmental impact.
Theme(s)General policies, Human rights, Environment
Date28 Apr 2017
Host country(ies)Switzerland, United States
Industry sectorFinancial and insurance activities
StatusIn progress

Read the initial assessment issued by the Swiss NCP – 19 October 2017

The Swiss NCP received a submission on 28 April 2017 from the Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) concerning Credit Suisse’s business relationship with companies involved in the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (henceforth referred to as “DAPL”) in the United States. Upon undertaking initial assessment the Swiss NCP has accepted the specific instance and offered its good offices to the parties.