I have been posting about the 2014 U.N. Forum on Business and Human Rights (see HERE and HERE).
December 1, 2014 is devoted to a number of valuable side events before the more formal plenary sessions that commence on the 2nd December.
Parallel events at the Forum on Business and Human Rights. For details about parallel events (focus and speakers), please click on the respective sessions listed below. Please also refer to the Forum programme for confirmation about time and venue. For more information on parallel UN-led sessions, please click here:
New materials released at Forum include: UN Working Group guidance on Natl. Action Plans; UNICEF guidance on corporate engagement with stakeholders; recommendations to protect human rights defenders working on land & environment
Speeches at the Forum including Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, Intl. Trade Union Confederation; Paul Bulcke, CEO, Nestlé
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre daily blogs on Forum