Business and Human Rights: Research Trends

Roundtables, presentations

with participation of the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights

 

Working languages for all events: English and Ukrainian (simultaneous translation will be provided)

 

PRESENTATION OF THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATION AND ACADEMIC ROUNDTABLE

12.00 – 16.00 (Kyiv time)

 

PRESENTATION OF THE IDEA: INTERREGIONAL COLLECTIVE MONOGRAPHBUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: UNHEARD FEMALE VOICES

16.30 – 17.30 (Kyiv time)

 

WOMEN WHO ARE HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS FROM BUSINESS RELATED ABUSES: PRESENTATION OF STORIES WHICH CHANGED THE WORLD

17.30 – 19.00 (Kyiv time)

 

The Program could be downloaded: Program Business and Human Rights

 

All registered participants will receive link to participate in the events.

Looking forward to seeing you soon.

September 23, 2020
12.00 - 19.00 (Kyiv time)
Online (zoom) with video broadcast
Free

Moderators:

Elżbieta Karska

Member of the UN Working group on Business and Human Rights Ms. Karska is a Professor and the Head of the Department of Protection of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law and the Director of the Institute of International Law, European Union and International Relations at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński […]

Olena Uvarova

Ph.D in Law, lecturer in the Theory of Law Department, Head of the International Lab on business and human rights in the Yaroslav Mudriy National Law University. Dr. Uvarova is the author of more than 80 scientific papers on the theory of law, human rights, gender equality, anti-discrimination policy, business and human rights. Since 2014, […]

Speakers

Beata Faracik

internationally recognized Human Rights & Business expert/lawyer with almost 20 years of professional experience. Her areas of expertise cover Human Rights, Human Rights & Business (BHR), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), International Public Law, EU internal & external policies, enabling and protecting civil society/HRDs. She holds MA in Law, LL.M. in Human Rights and Intellectual Property […]

Jernej Letnar Černič

Co-Founder of the Central and Eastern European Association on Business and Human Rights Mr. Černič is Associate Professor of Constitutional and Human Rights Law in New University, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Jernej Letnar Černič is Senior Research Associate at gLAWcal – Global Law Initiatives for Sustainable Development (United Kingdom) and Senior Research Fellow at the University Institute […]

Michael A. Santoro

World-renowned business ethics teacher, scholar and consultant. He is a Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship at the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University. Previously he was a Professor at Rutgers Business School for two decades. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University, a J.D. from New York University, and an […]

Tara Van Ho

Lecturer in the University of Essex School of Law and Human Rights Centre, where she currently serves as the Director of the post-graduate taught programmes in human rights. A core member of the Essex Business and Human Rights Project, her research primarily focuses on issues of business and human rights in situations of armed conflict and post-conflict […]

Danielle Anne Pamplona

Full Professor at Pontifical Catholic University of Parana (PUCPR) – Brazil; Visiting Scholar at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Post-Doctoral Studies at American University, Washington-DC; Doctor of Law at Federal University of Santa Catarina – Brazil; Director of the Human Rights Clinic at PUCPR; Vice-Director of the Latin American […]

Heidi Meinzolt

Member of the Board of Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom / WILPF (www.wilpf.org), responsible for Europe. In Germany, she is a founding member of the “Women’s security Council” promoting the implementation of UNSCR1325 and the Women-Peace-and Security Agenda/WPS. Since 2016, she coordinates the Working Group on Women&Gender realities in the Civic Solidarity Platform/CSP […]

Annemarie Sancar

For ten years she was gender focal point for Swiss Cooperation and Development of the Foreign Ministry, where she started a long term initiative for gender-responsive budgeting, she also promoted gender aspects in the sector of the local economy, entrepreneurship and credit systems. She figured as an expert on gender and peace for Swisspeace (Swiss […]

Yulia Razmetaeva

PhD, an Assistant at the Department of Theory and Philosophy of Law of the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University. She is the author of more than 90 scientific and analytical publications on the theory of law, human rights, civil society, law and information technology, gender equality and gender stereotypes in the digital age, business and […]

Thank you for registration!!

Dear Colleague,

Thank you for registering to attend the ІV Kharkiv International Legal Forum.

We look forward to your participation. An official invitation would soon be sent to your email. Any queries, please email to forum@nlu.edu.ua.

See you at ІV Kharkiv International Legal Forum on September 23-25, 2020!

Co-Chairman of Organizing Committee
Rector of Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
Vasyl Tatsii