"The skies are clear and purple-tinted as the morning sun washes out the remains of the evening. The toxic haze that blanketed the city a few months ago seems like a distant memory."
UNDP's 2020 Annual Meeting on Rule of Law and Human Rights was organized 29 June-1 July to promote an exchange between Member States, UNDP and UN experts, Practitioners, and civil society on the rule of law, security and human rights. The virtual event showcased innovative responses based on human rights and built from solid partnerships with governments, civil society and the private sector.
The session Responsible Business and the Decade of Action gave an overview of UNDP's work in the area and outlined future plans for scaling up the organization's engagement on Business and Human Rights (B+HR). The session also featured Livio Sarandrea, Lead Advisor and Team Leader of the B+HR Asia project introducing UNDP's largest B+HR programme.
UNDP B+HR Asia in partnership with the European Union, will launch the HRDD Training Facilitation Guide and Self-Assessment Training Tool on 16 September 2021. Alongside collaborating partners,…
One of the main achievements of the last decade has been shifting the narrative from corporate social responsibility to business and human rights.
UNDP will drive a wide range of national and regional events in 2021 on Business and Human Rights (BHR) exploring a multitude of topics including Human Rights Due Diligence (HRDD) practice, policy…