Call for Participation – Consultation on Business and Human Rights Islamabad

Calling out all business leaders, employees, civil society members, and lawyers to participate in the National Consultation Session on Business and Human Rights in the capital, Islamabad! The session is being led by the Ministry of Human Rights, Government of Pakistan in collaboration with UNDP Pakistan and the Research Society of International Law (RSIL) in order to…

Consultation Session: Developing a National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights – Lahore

Venue: Faletti’s Hotel, Lahore Date: Thursday, 17th Oct 2019 The Research Society of International Law assisted the Ministry of Human Rights (MoHR) in holding a consultation session in Lahore for the development of a National Action Plan pertaining to Business and Human Rights (BHR) and the adoption of the UN Guiding Principles on BHR in…

Legal Memorandum | The Status of Jammu & Kashmir under International Law

State of India is an Occupying Power in Jammu & Kashmir and through its actions of 5 August 2019, has attempted to unlawfully annex this territory without any recourse to the will of the people of Jammu & Kashmir. Based on an analysis of the applicable law, this memorandum sets out in broad strokes, the main legal implications of India’s occupation and unlawful annexation.