amfori is pleased to extend an invitation to all members from our amfori SAC member Livio Sarandrea (UNDP) to participate in a UN webinar entitled:
Business, Human Rights and Conflict Affected Regions: Towards Heightened Action
The webinar will take place on 8 April. The forum will involve a discussion between the following key figures in the Business and Human Rights (B&HR) subject:
- Prof Anita Ramasastry – Member of the UN Working Group on B&HR
- Asako Okai – Assistant Secretary General, UNDP
- Marzuki Darusman – Chairman, FIHRRST
- Abiodun Baiyewu – Executive Director, Global Rights
The session will focus on the UN Working Group for B&HR's recent report to the UN General Assembly on the topic. The issue has been an important topic between amfori and amfori SAC members in the light of recent developments in Myanmar, amongst others.