ECCHR complaint to UK NCP about Cargill Cotton Limited

Complaint about a UK company being complicit with human rights abuses in Uzbekistan to the UK National Contact Point for the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.



These statements record the findings and recommendations of the UK National Contact Point (UK NCP) about a complaint.

The complaint is from a non-governmental organisation (NGO) stating that Cargill Cotton Limited did not comply with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) guidelines.

London based solicitors Leigh Day & Co acted on behalf the NGO, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR), which is based in Berlin.

Publication dates

Document Date
Initial assessment 9 March 2011
Final statement 26 July 2011
Published 26 July 2011