Please check the events calendar for upcoming meetings.
6 December 2012
Organized by PRME
5 October 2012
3 July 2012
27 April 2012
Geneva, 28-29 September 2011
Copenhagen, 17 May 2011 – in conjunction with Global Compact Week
London, 17 November 2010
9 June 2010, 10:00AM BST–11 June 2010, 5:00PM BST
This online discussion debated whether companies should develop stand-alone, human rights impact assessment processes, or focus on integrating human rights issues within their existing social and/ or environmental impact assessments approaches. Christine Bader, Advisor to the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Business and Human Rights, and Peter Frankental, Economic Relations Strategy Advisory from Amnesty International-UK, led the discussion
The discussion took place in a secure online forum on http://www.guidetohria.org/home.
1 June 2010, 10:00AM–11:30AM EDT
This webinar, which was conducted as a collaboration between the Institute for Human Rights and Business and the UN Global Compact Office, previewed the results of the state of play review of human rights due diligence that the Institute is currently conducting in collaboration with 24 multinational companies. The final report is to be launched at the Global Compact Leaders Summit in June 2010.
24 March 2010, 10:00AM–12:00PM EST
Meeting to give input to the draft guidance documents being developed on human rights due dilligence, developing a human rights policy and the human rights component of the communication on progress (COP) requirement. The presentations are available for download below. The meeting report will be available shortly.
16 March 2010
Seminario en línea organizado por el Pacto Mundial de las Naciones Unidas, el Centro Regional para América Latina y el Caribe en apoyo al Pacto Mundial, y la Asociación Española del Pacto Mundial. El seminario en línea presenta el rol de las empresas en su apoyo a los derechos humanos y las expectativas de los principios de los derechos humanos del Pacto Mundial. Invitación abierta.
9 February 2010, 10:30AM–12:30PM EST
HRWG Webinar (web-enabled teleconference) Meeting to further the Good Practice Note workstream of the HRWG. The meeting report, PowerPoint presentation and participants list are available for download below.
10 December 2009, 10:00 AM –11:30 AM EST
An online introduction to available tools for businesses on human rights engagement.
Berlin, 4–5 November 2009
27 October–29 October 2009
How can HRIAs help address/reduce legal risks related to business and human rights?
Part 1: Geneva, 7 October 2009
Part 2: San Francisco, 19 October 2009
6–10 July 2009
Istanbul, 9–10 June 2009
27 April–1 May 2009
Istanbul, 16–18 March 2009
UN Headquarters, New York, 5 March 2009
Paris, 4–5 December 2008
Bonn, 22 October 2008
Boston, 29 April 2008
London, 12 December 2007
UN Headquarters, New York, 14 September 2007
Geneva, 5–6 July 2007
Geneva, 6 July 2007
Accra, 22–24 November 2006
Cancun, 21 July 2006
Shanghai, 30 November–1 December 2005
Wilton Park, London, 10–12 October 2005
Palais des Nations, Geneva, 22 October 2004
Nova Lima/MG, Brazil, 9–11 December 2003