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WEBINAR | Business and Human Rights: Key Trends for Business in 2020

Thursday, 13 February 2020

11:00am – 12:00pm

The Global Compact Network Australia (GCNA) is hosting a webinar on key trends in business and human rights for 2020.

Human rights continues to be an important area of focus for Australian businesses, with growing expectations around engagement, risk management and disclosure from all stakeholder groups. Examining and understanding what the developing landscape means for corporate Australia is crucial for businesses operating both in Australia and offshore.

This webinar will explore the key human rights trends for business in 2020 including:

  • mandatory human rights due diligence and transparency;
  • climate change and human rights including the need to support an open civic space;
  • and building leverage in business relationship.

The preliminary agenda for the webinar is as follows:

11.00am – 11.05am: Introduction

11.05am – 11.20am: Senior Leader discussion

11.20 am – 11.45am: Facilitated discussion

11.45 am – 11.55pm: Audience Q&A

11.55 am – 12.00pm: Close


Serena Lilywhite – CEO, Transparency International Australia

Paloma Munzo Quick – Director, Investor Alliance for Human Rights

more speakers to follow


Registration Information

This event is free for GCNA Members. There is a small fee for non-members of the GCNA to cover our costs.

Register to attend this webinar here.

CONTACT Global Compact Network Australia

Email secretariat@unglobalcompact.org.au

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