Alleged violation of the Guidelines in Bangladesh
Lead NCPGermany
Supporting NCP(s)
DescriptionSpecific instance notified by the organizations the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR), medico international, FEMNET, the Bangladeshi trade unions Garment Workers Unity Forum (GWUF) and the Comrade Rubel Memorial Center as well as five individuals of the Rana Plaza survivors’ group regarding the activities of a German multinational enterprise operating in Bangladesh.
Theme(s)Employment and industrial relations, General policies, Human rights
Date2 May 2016
Host country(ies)Bangladesh
Industry sectorAdministrative and support service activities
StatusIn progress

On 2 May 2016 the German NCP received a request for review from several organizations and five individuals alleging that a German multinational Enterprise had breached the “General policies”, “Human Rights” as well as the “Employment and Industrial Relations” provisions of the Guidelines in Bangladesh.