Accountability Counsel works with strong partner organizations all over the world, many of which produce and maintain useful resources about grievance mechanisms and the field of business and human rights.

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre works with everyone to advance human rights in business and eradicate abuse. They have a number of valuable tools, guides and information about company-level grievance mechanism available on their website.

Coalition for Human Rights in Development

Coalition for Human Rights in Development is a global coalition of social movements, civil society organizations, and grassroots groups working to ensure that all development finance institutions respect, protect, and fulfill human rights. Their website includes a number of resources on development finance institutions and their projects, including an Early Warning System that provides information on projects that are most likely to cause human rights abuses.

International Federation for Human Rights

The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) has produced a guide for communities and individuals who have suffered human rights violations from projects carried out by transnational corporations. The guide, entitled Corporate Accountability for Human Rights Abuses: A Guide for Victims and NGOs on Recourse Mechanisms seeks to present a comprehensive view of the different options for recourse that may be available for these types of harms.


Namati is dedicated to putting the power of law in the hands of people. Namati is building a global movement of grassroots legal advocates who give people the power to understand, use, and shape the law. Namati has a Resource Library with many relevant tools.


SOMO is a Dutch research and network organization focusing on social, ecological, and economic issues related to sustainable development. SOMO’s research page contains many resources about corporate accountability and how to use accountability mechanisms.