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Voluntary Principles Initiative Launches Strategic Evaluation

This important work will include an evaluation of strategic objectives and will help shape the future of the Initiative.

Read moreMay 2, 2022

Application Window for VPI Membership is open until March 31

Organizations interested in becoming a member of the Voluntary Principles Initiative need to submit their application in writing no later than March 31, 2022.

Read moreFebruary 4, 2022

VPs101: New Resource Shows How to Maintain Security in Compliance with Human Rights in 10 Steps

The Voluntary Principles Initiative is proud to launch a new tool to support companies and security professionals in starting their efforts to establish a meaningful security and human rights program that includes implementing the VPSHR by following 10 steps.

Read moreFebruary 2, 2022

Visit our New Resource Library

The VPI website now offers a variety of resources in just one searchable space. The new Resource Library identifies key resources to support implementation of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPSHR), providing visitors with tools and knowledge in 9 thematic areas.

Read moreFebruary 1, 2022

Request for Proposals for Strategic Review of the VPI – Deadline extension

The Voluntary Principles Initiative issued an RFP to perform an organizational and strategic evaluation of the Initiative. The new submission deadline is January 24, 2022, 11:59pm Pacific time.

Read moreJanuary 19, 2022

RFP for Stakeholder Mapping and Feasibility Report for the Creation of a New Working Group in Brazil

The Voluntary Principles Initiative issued an invitation to submit proposals for a stakeholder mapping in Brazil. Deadline for submission of proposals is January 26, 2022.

Read moreJanuary 4, 2022

Request for Information for Strategic Review of the VPI

View information about the new RFI to obtain market information relating to the Strategic Review or Evaluation of the Voluntary Principles Initiative. Deadline for submission is November 12, 2021, at 12 noon EST.

Read moreOctober 18, 2021

Recording – Peru Working Group Project Presentation: Strengthening Regulation of Private Security in Peru

View the recording of the session on Strengthening Regulation of Private Security in Peru.

Read moreOctober 15, 2021

Register – Peru Working Group Project Presentation: Strengthening Regulation of Private Security in Peru

In this session, panelists from the IDEHPUCP will present an overview of their project “Private Security in Peru: Towards the Introduction of International Human Rights Standards”, funded by the Voluntary Principles Association.

Read moreOctober 1, 2021
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