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Integrating Human Rights into Environmental and Social Impact Assessments

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Date and Time

Tuesday September 12, 2017
7:00 am-8:00 am PDT


Location

Webinar


Topics

#Human Rights


BSR and the Danish Institute for Human Rights will host a webinar to discuss the challenges and opportunities of integrating human rights into environmental, social, and health impact assessments (ESHIAs). Impact assessors will share their key learnings and perspectives drawn from concrete practice examples.

Presentations will include:

  • Integrating Human Rights in Scoping and Baselines of ESHIAs
  • Assessing Human Rights: A Case Study of ENI Myanmar
  • Integrated HRIA: Case Study from the Mining Sector in Serbia

Speakers

  • Tulika Bansal, Senior Adviser, The Danish Institute for Human Rights
  • Ouida Chichester, Manager, BSR
  • Gabriela Factor, Senior Consultant, Community Insights Group
  • Lloyd Lipsett, Founder, LKL International Consulting and Advisor to Shift

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