[video] The U.N. Global Compact: Presentation by Ursula Wynhoven and Chip Pitts

Author: Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford University, Published on: 5 March 2011

Ursula Wynhoven, Head, Policy & Legal and Special Assistant to the Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact Office, and Chip Pitts, Lecturer in Law at Stanford Law School, formerly a partner at Baker & McKenzie, and then Chief Legal Officer of Nokia, Inc., presented and lead a discussion on the UN Global Compact as a multi-stakeholder global governance initiative, and the key role of the new “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework proposed by Harvard Professor John Ruggie, the UN Special Representative of the Secretary General for Business and Human Rights. [refers to: Shell, Wal-Mart, Vodafone, Google, Microsoft, Cisco, Yahoo]

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