Business and Human Rights Developments in Switzerland
The fourth episode of this webinar series was dedicated to the Business and Human Rights Developments in Switzerland. The panel analysed the results of the popular vote on the Swiss Responsible Business Initiative, and their implications for corporate due diligence in Switzerland.
Virtual Conference “From Human Rights Principles to Politics”
The conference organized by NOVA School of Law took place on the 15th of October 2020. Click explore to access the program. The second panel, dedicated to Business and Human Rights, explored the Politicisation of Human Rights in the Corporate World and was chaired by Professor Claire Bright.
Business and Human Rights Developments in Spain
Business and Human Rights Developments in Portugal
The first episode of the webinar series on Business and Human Rights Developments in Southern Europe was dedicated to Portugal. The panel analysed some of the key findings of the first national survey on Business and Human Rights in Portugal, the current legal landscape in relation to human rights and environmental responsibilities of companies, relevant instances before the Portuguese OECD National Contact Point, as well as taking in practical insights and perspectives from academics, government representatives, NGOs, legal practitioners, trade unions, and business. The keynote speech was delivered by the Vice-president of the European Parliament, Heidi Hautala.