ICAR Sessions at 2015 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

The International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) is pleased to invite you to support our work in the following side sessions, which ICAR has either helped plan or is participating in.  The UN Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights takes place on 16-18 November 2015 at the Palais de Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Monday, November 16, 2015

10:00 am – 11:20 pm - Business and the Bar - Room XXIV

11:40 am – 1:00 pm - The Interface Between Judicial and Non-Judicial Remedy - Room XXIII

3:00 pm – 4:20 pm - State-Based Mechanisms for Access to Remedy - Room XXIII

4:40 pm – 6:00 pm - Land, corruption and human rights: a roundtable discussion on the implications of large-scale land investments and constructive responses for human rights - Room XXIV

 Tuesday, November 17, 2015

3:00 pm – 4:20 pm - National action plans on business and human rights: Challenges and Lessons Learned - Room XX

4:40 pm – 6:00 pm - National action plans on business and human rights: global perspectives, lessons learned and next steps - Room XXIV

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

8:20 am – 9:40 am - Whistle-blower protection in the context of the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights - Room XXIV

10:00 am – 11:30 am - Learning Dialogue on Respect and Leverage Beyond the Supply Chain - Room XII

11:40 pm – 1:00 pm - The Role of Corporate Reporting in the Implementation of the Guiding Principles - Room XXI

3:00 pm – 4:20 pm - Human Rights Due Diligence in Law and Practice - Room XXI

3:00 pm – 4:20 pm - Public Procurement and Human Rights: a roundtable discussion - Room XXII