Together with the Autrian Social Responsibility Network (Nesove), the Austrian trade union Federation ÖGB and numerous NGOs, Chamber of Labour has sent an open letter to Austrian Commissioner Hahn on the long-awaited Commission proposal for a Directive on Corporate Due Diligence.

The undersigned NGOs and workers’ representatives call on the Commission to present an ambitious legislative proposal with efficient enforcement mechanisms. This is necessary to protect human rights, national and international labor rights and the environment, as well as to ensure access to justice for victims.