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The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in Asia: A Decade On

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Date and Time

Thursday May 27, 2021
10:00 am-11:00 am Hong Kong Standard Time


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Topics

#Human Rights


We are coming up on the 10th anniversary of the endorsement of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. Join us for a discussion on the UNGPs and their implementation by business in Asia—back then, today, and looking to the future. 

What has changed since the UNGPs were adopted? How have businesses in Asia reacted? Where do we see future trends going? 

Christine Bader, Surya Deva, and Golda Benjamin will share their experiences, lessons, and insights.

Speakers

  • Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, BSR
  • Surya Deva, Vice Chair, UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights; Associate Professor, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong
  • Golda Benjamin, Programme Director, Business and Human Rights Resource Centre
  • Christine Bader, Co-Founder, The Life I Want (thelifeiwant.co); former member of the U.N. Business and Human Rights mandate team; former Director, Social Responsibility, Amazon

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