Employment, industrial relations and human rights issues involving a subsidiary of a multinational manufacturing enterprise in Ireland
Lead NCPIreland
Supporting NCP(s)United States
DescriptionSpecific instance concerning an alleged non-observance of the Guidelines by a subsidiary of a multinational manufacturing enterprise in Ireland.
Theme(s)General policies, Human rights, Employment and industrial relations
Date21 Nov 2018
Host country(ies)Ireland
SourceTrade Union
Industry sectorManufacturing
StatusIn progress

In November 2018, the Irish NCP received a specific instance regarding a subsidiary of a manufacturing company, involving employment and industrial relations issues, particularly regarding rights to union membership, representation and right to collective bargaining. The submission also references human rights issues and the non-observance of the general principles of the Guidelines.

The Irish NCP is undertaking an initial assessment of the specific instance.