The project and the launch event aim at developing an ambitious vision and roadmap for implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights more widely and more broadly in the next ten years. The event offers a virtual multi-stakeholder platform to present and discuss cornerstones, motivations and expectations for this year-long process. It brings together key agents, partners and stakeholders from various world regions. It contributes to connecting the EU’s policy agenda on Business and Human Rights to global developments.

This event is convened by the German Federal Foreign Office and the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights.

Organiser: Federal Foreign Office (with missions abroad)

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Holger Dreiseitl

Auswärtiges Amt, Referat “Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte”

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