IOE-CEOE International Conference on Business & Human Rights

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Location

Madrid, Spain

Contact(s)

Matthias Thorns

Deputy Secretary-General
thorns@ioe-emp.com
+41 (0) 22 929 00 19

Peter Hall

Adviser
hall@ioe-emp.com
+41 (0) 22 929 00 21

Anetha Awuku

Project Manager
awuku@ioe-emp.com
+41 (0) 22 929 00 05

Caroline Balikungeri

Project Officer
balikungeri@ioe-emp.com
+41 (0) 22 929 00 05

Aim of the meeting: Plenary-style event with panel discussions on different elements of corporate responsibility to respect human rights - as set out under the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs). In particular, the agenda will look closely at: the human rights due diligence process; measuring impact of respect for human rights; how to widen uptake of the UNGPs by SMEs, and the emergence of more regulation

IOE role in the meeting: to organise, participate and provide speakers