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Practical Guide to Human Rights Due Diligence: Case Studies from Leading Practices

Tokyo

 

Date and Time

Thursday April 14, 2016
9:30 am-11:30 am JST


Location

Tokyo


Topics

#Human Rights


BSR will host this event to discuss the practical application of human rights due diligence under the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights with specific case studies. We will also talk about the latest human rights issues, such as forced labor, human trafficking, and how corporations are responding to the UK Modern Slavery Act.

Speakers

  • Tokiko Soma, Toshiba Corporation
  • Peter Nestor, Former Director, BSR
  • Roger McElrath, Associate Director, BSR

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