Timeela Manandhar


Timeela Manandhar is a doctoral candidate at the Institute of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV) and the Faculty of Law at the Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany). She is specialised in public (international) law, (business and) human rights, international economic law and international humanitarian law. In her previous work, she analysed the necessity of a binding legal instrument on BHR and assessed the content of the Zero Draft. Furthermore, she works as a research associate at the Institute of Development Research and Development Policies (IEE), where she works on labour rights in the supply chain of the apparel industry.

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Bending the Knee or Extending the Hand to Industrial Nations? A Comment on the New Draft Treaty on Business and Human Rights

On 16th of July, 2019, the Open-Ended Intergovernmental Working Group (OEIWG) on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights published a revised draft(RD) for a treaty on business and human rights. It is the second substantial draft of such treaty after the zero draft(ZD) released exactly one year earlier. The new draft…

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