Dialogue on National Action Plans on Business and Human Rights in the Southern Africa region
The Dialogue on National Action Plans on Business and Human Rights in the Southern Africa region will hold from 6-7 December 2022 in Maputo, Mozambique (and hybrid). The Dialogue is jointly convened by the African Union Commission (AUC), the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the Network of African National Human Rights Institutions (NANHRI), the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), with support from the Government of Japan and the Government of Switzerland.
The Dialogue will be convened in a hybrid format and attended by government stakeholders, national human rights institutions, business actors, civil society, and other key actors in the Southern Africa region. The event is open for registration to all stakeholders interested in joining the discussion.
- Concept Note: https://bit.ly/BHRSouthernAfricaNAPConceptNote
- Programme: https://bit.ly/BHRSouthernAfricaNAPAgenda
- Logistics Note and Venue: https://bit.ly/BHRSouthernAfricaNAPLogNote
The Dialogue is part of a Series of Regional Dialogues on NAPs on Business and Human Rights in Africa. Building on the learnings from the Dialogues convened in East and Horn of Africa (December 2021) and West Africa (June 2022), as well as the continental African Business and Human Rights Forum (12-13 October 2022), this Dialogue will focus on NAPs in the Southern Africa region, and ways forward.