Projects and activities

The BHRights Initiative


  • Meeting of The BHRights Initiative (for members of the Initiative), 26 November 2019, Geneva. Further information: Karin Buhmann,
  • Research Workshop on Business and Human Rights Jointly organized by the BHRights Initiative, IABS and the ESIL Interest Group on Business and Human Rights, 23 - 24 November 2019, in Geneva, just before the 2019 UN Forum. Read the Call for Abstracts here: PDF icon CfA Business Human Rights workshop_November 2019 Geneva_deadline extended to 31 July
  • Mykolas Romeris University (Vilnius, Lithuania) with the support of the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is organizing an international conference on human rights and business issues on 23 May 2019. Read the invitation here: PDF icon Updated invitation to MRU conference on 23 May.The registration deadline has been extended to 5 May.


  • Seminar at CBS on 5-7 December 2018:Towards a research agenda for socially responsible green transitions: Meaningful stakeholder engagement, public participation and impact assessment of natural resource exploration and exploitation - comparing Arctic and Global South experiences and identifying synergies for future research. Read the PDF icon Seminar programme




  • Session at the 2015 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights co-convened by The BHRight Initiative, Cooperation through Education, Research & Dialogue - The Role of Academic Institutions as Multipliers of the Global BHR Agenda. Concept note (PDF)
  • Abis Knowledge into Action Forum workshop, 28-29 April 2015, Brussels – presentation and session on Business & Human Rights
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