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Krista Hendry
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The Fund for Peace
Type of Organisation
International Organisation
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http://www.fundforpeace.org
Job Title
Executive Director
About My Work
Working on developing best practice for extractive companies operating in conflict-sensitive areas to promote the rule of law, sustainable economies, improved livelihoods, and stronger communities, including assessing risks and opportunities, developing policies, implementing training and local dialogues, etc.
Areas of interest
Governance and anti-corruption, social accountability, human rights, redistribution and sustainable development

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Getting a Good Deal by Decreasing Risks to Companies

Posted on June 4, 2010 at 19:00 0 Comments

Recently, I heard that Liberia has requested that companies implement the Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights (VPs) in their operations in that country. For a company to successfully implement the VPs, host government support is critical – and so I hope this signals a new trend, in which host governments will not only be supportive of the VPs, but actively encourage companies to implement and take actions themselves to ensure success.



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At 22:40 on November 26, 2010, Ousmane Deme said…
Hi Krista,
Have you received any update on the VP in Liberia?
Thanks.
At 10:40 on June 11, 2010, Dr J Chris Anderson said…
Yes, indeed Krista. The last time was Paris, right?
 
 
 

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