Upcoming Events

Browse the GCNA’s upcoming events or search for past events. This includes information on our Australian and international forums, workshops, dialogues and other events. Registration at most GCNA events is complimentary for members.

 

2019

Mon

25

Nov 2019

Event

2019 United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights

Monday, 25 November 2019 – Wednesday, 27 November 2019

8:00am – 6:00pm

The annual UN Forum on Business and Human Rights is the global platform for stocktaking and lesson-sharing on efforts to move the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights from paper to practice. It... Read more

Wed

27

Nov 2019

Event

WEBINAR | Science-Based Targets for Financial Institutions: Progress on Methodologies

Wednesday, 27 November 2019

8:00am – 9:15am

A webinar by the Science Based Targets initiative team - the Global Compact Network Australia and WWF This is an opportunity for Australian financial institutions to hear from the Science Based Targets Initiative team on... Read more

Wed

27

Nov 2019

Event

Business 4 Peace: Bridging the Gap with Human Rights

Wednesday, 27 November 2019

12:00pm – 5:00pm

Violent conflict is the biggest obstacle to sustainable development, with the impact of violence on the global economy more than $14.1 trillion last year. Conflicts also drive 80% of all humanitarian needs and reduce GDP... Read more

Tue

10

Dec 2019

Event

Modern Slavery Community of Practice | Melbourne

Tuesday, 10 December 2019

2:00pm – 5:00pm

2019 continues to be an important year for Australian business regarding modern slavery, with the Commonwealth Modern Slavery Act now in place and draft guidance currently out for consultation.  More and more Australian companies are... Read more

Tue

10

Dec 2019

Event

Unlocking Climate Ambition | Dinner with Fiona Reynolds and Eric Usher

Tuesday, 10 December 2019

5:30pm – 9:00pm

In conversation with Fiona Reynolds and Eric Usher on Climate Change and Human Rights The Global Compact Network Australia (GCNA) is hosting a dinner with Fiona Reynolds, CEO of Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) and... Read more

2020

Wed

18

Mar 2020

Event

Localising the Sustainable Development Goals

Wednesday, 18 March 2020 – Thursday, 19 March 2020

9am – 5pm

Local action is essential to the success of the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The conference explores how different organisations are using and can better use the SDGs to drive local action. Organisations including large... Read more