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Webinar series - A framework treaty on business and human rights: Interdisciplinary insights

From Wednesday 15 September, 12:00 BST

This series of inter-disciplinary online seminars will convene internationally-recognised scholars and experts to address questions including:

  • What should be the scope and content of a framework treaty, taking into account existing standards, current problems and future needs?
  • What institutional design would be needed to make a framework treaty regime effective?
  • What lessons can be learned from experience under other international framework treaties?
  • What steps are now needed to advance diplomatic dialogue on a framework treaty?
  • How can we optimise the contribution of a framework treaty in addressing threats to human rights from business activities, as well as wider governance challenges, now and in the future?

Framework instruments and human rights treaties: insights from experience.

Wed, September 15, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM BST

A business and human rights framework treaty: contours and challenges.

Thu, 23 September 2021, 12:00 – 13:30 BST

Supporting the operation of a framework treaty in practice.

Thu, 30 September 2021, 14:00 – 15:30 BST

Event Details

Start date
15 Sep 2021
Start time
noon
Location
Online
Organisation
University of Dundee

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