Meeting Agenda Human Rights and Responsible Business Conduct Policy Working Group
Agenda for the next meeting of the Human Rights and Responsible Business Conduct Policy Working Group (31 October 2018)
Dear Members and Partners,
The next meeting of the IOE Policy Working Group on Human Rights and Responsible Business Conduct (formerly known as the Working Group on Human Rights and CSR) takes place on:
The purpose of the meeting is to update members on the fourth session of the UN Inter-Governmental Working Group (IGWG), which in October started negotiating a legally-binding instrument on transnational corporations and other business enterprises. The meeting, to be chaired by Mthunzi Mdwaba, will also allow for a discussion among members on the IOE’s strategy on this going forward. See the agenda attached just below.
It will be possible to join the meeting via Webex (see info below).
Oct 2019 - Joint Business Response to Revised UN Draft Treaty on Business and Human Rights
(September 2019 - NOT FOR WIDER CIRCULATION)
(Volume 8, No. 2 - September 2019)
A summary of a workshop with SMEs and IOE members on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (May 2019)
Not for wider circulation!
Revised Draft Treaty - July 2019
Read the joint response by IOE, Business at OECD and BusinessEurope to the latest draft UN Treaty on TNCs and OBEs.
Spaces available for the first annual meeting of the ILO Global Business Network on Forced Labour - Please register as soon as possible
Read about the latest legal and policy developments at the national, regional and international level.
Register early for the UN Forum on Business & Human Rights – space limited this year!
Ecuador releases the “Revised Draft Treaty” and IOE shares its first reading of this latest draft.