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NCP: National Contact Point Germany

Address Berlin, Germany
Website https://www.bmwi.de/Redaktion/DE/Textsammlungen/Aussenwirtschaft/nationale-kontaktstelle-nks.html
Structure and functioning
The NCP in Germany is made of a single department with close inter-ministerial cooperation through an Interministerial Task Force. It also has a Working Group that comprises representatives of government together with trade unions, business and civil society. The NCP is housed at the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology

37 cases relating to 'National Contact Point Germany':

Title Issue Date filed Status
ADIMED vs. Pharmakina S.A. Pharmakina human and labour rights harms in DRC civil war 16 May 2018 Rejected
CCC et al. vs Adidas Labour rights violations at Adidas Indonesian supplier 14 March 2018 Filed
ECCHR et al vs. TÜV Rheinland AG Poor audit of Rana Plaza factory building structure and work 2 May 2016 Concluded
NGO vs. Company in the field of communication technologies Alleged human rights violations via communication technologi 20 March 2015 Rejected
UK NGO vs Luxembourg Information & Communication MNE HR violations Yemen via satellite services to US 13 January 2015 Rejected
Individual vs.Audi AG Breach of General Policies by Audi AG in Germany 5 August 2014 Withdrawn
Several Individuals vs. NORDEX SE operating in Turkey Wind energy project in Turkey 4 August 2014 Concluded
Russian Cit vs. German manufacturing MNE Alleged violation of employee rights in Russia 5 June 2013 Rejected
Whistleblower vs. German manufacturing company Alleged violation of employee rights in Brazil 5 June 2013 Rejected
Uwe Kekeritz et al vs. Karl Rieker German company's responsibility for Bangladesh factory fire 13 May 2013 Agreement
Uwe Kekeritz et al. vs. C&A German company's responsibility for Bangladesh factory fire 13 May 2013 Concluded
Uwe Kekeritz et al vs. KiK German company's responsibility for Bangladesh factory fire 13 May 2013 Concluded
Privacy International et al. vs. Trovicor Gamma & Trovicor export surveillance technology to Bahrain 1 February 2013 Concluded
Privacy International et al. vs. Gamma International Gamma & Trovicor export surveillance technology to Bahrain 1 February 2013 Concluded
Individual vs. German manufacturing MNE in Indonesia Alleged human rights violations in Indonesia 17 September 2012 Concluded
ECCHR, Sherpa & UGF vs Louis Dreyfus Child labour in the Uzbek cotton trade 23 December 2010 Agreement
ECCHR, Sherpa & UGF vs Devcot S.A. Child labour in the Uzbek cotton trade 25 October 2010 Concluded
ECCHR, Sherpa and UGF vs Otto Stadtlander Child labour in the Uzbek cotton trade 25 October 2010 Agreement
ECCHR, Sherpa & UGF vs ECOM Agroindus-trial Corp Ltd. Child labour in the Uzbek cotton trade 25 October 2010 Agreement
ECCHR, Sherpa & UGF vs Paul Reinhart AG Child labour in the Uzbek cotton trade 25 October 2010 Agreement
Saami Council vs. KfW IPEX-Bank German KfW IPEX-Bank’s financing of controversial wind farm 16 April 2010 Rejected
Greenpeace Germany vs Vattenfall Environment and disclosure issues at Vattenfall in Germany 29 October 2009 Rejected
FIAN and Wake Up and Fight for Your Rights vs NKG Forced evictions at NKG coffee plantation in Uganda 15 June 2009 Concluded
Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker vs Volkswagen Volkswagen's indirect support of HR violations in China 28 April 2008 Rejected
Gresea & Transparency International Germany vs Ratiopharm Ratiopharm's unethical marketing in Germany, Belgium et al 24 January 2008 Rejected
Transparency International Germany vs. 57 German companies German companies’ involvement in UN Oil f. Food Scandal Iraq 5 June 2007 Rejected
Germanwatch vs. Volkswagen Volkswagen’s climate change impacts 7 May 2007 Rejected
Transparency International Germany vs. Ratiopharm Ratiopharm's unethical marketing in Germany, Belgium et al 18 July 2006 Rejected
Transparency International Germany vs. Ratiopharm Ratiopharm's unethical marketing in Germany, Belgium et al 20 April 2006 Rejected
Germanwatch vs. Bayer Bayer's cotton seed production in India 11 October 2004 Concluded

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