Towards Environmental & Human Rights Mandatory Due Diligence

Date & Time: 15 July, 13:00-14:00 BST

During the webinar, Phil Bloomer, Executive Director, Business Human Rights Resource Centre (BHRRC), Lise Smit, Senior Research Fellow in Business and Human Rights at BIICL, and Colleen Theron, CEO, Ardea International, will discuss:

  • Trends in mandatory due diligence legislation and impacts to business
  • Key aspects of the EU report: "Study on due diligence requirements through the supply chain"
  • Key due diligence legislation developments, including the EU plans to develop a legislative proposal by 2021 which could require businesses to carry out due diligence in relation to the potential human rights and environmental impacts of their operations and supply chains

In advance of the webinar, you can book a complimentary one-to-one 15-minute call/zoom with Colleen here to discuss your environmental and human rights due diligence questions and requirements. At point of registration you will have the opportunity to submit questions you would like to our speakers to respond to on the live webinar.

The webinar is designed for: Environmental managers, Sustainability and Ethical managers, General Counsel, Compliance Officers, Company Secretaries, Directors, Non-executive Directors, Lawyers, Consultants, Academics and Students.