Implementing a Human Rights Impact Assessment and Embedding Results into Your Company’s Operations


Are you trying to deepen your understanding of how your business impacts human rights? Are you currently considering or preparing a human rights impact assessment (HRIA)? In this Academy session, experts will guide you through the process of carrying out HRIAs with examples from various sectors. The session will walk you through the actions to be taken at each stage of the process to engage both internal and external stakeholders. You will also learn about best practices for conducting the HRIA process with integrity and about ways to ensure that the lessons learned are felt and implemented across the company.

By completing this session and related learning materials, you will learn to:

  • Understand what a human rights impact assessment (HRIA) is and what it can help you to achieve

  • Utilize good practices for each stage of the assessment

  • Identify next steps and ways to ensure that the assessment findings are fully embedded into the business