Business & Human Rights : an event in Copenhagen

On 21 September 2005, the Danish Section of the International Commission of Jurists will host an event on Business & Human Rights.
21 September 2005

In commemoration of the International Day of Peace the Dansih Section of the ICJ is organizing a meeting and discussion on Business & Human Rights

Following brief views from the Danish Industries and the Danish Institute for Human Rights, the honourable Nicholas Howen, Secretary-General, International Commission of Jurist (ICJ), Geneva, will give a presentation on

“The Accountability of Business in relation to Human Rights”

This event is co-organized by:
-Amnesty Business Forum, Denmark (ABF)
-Danish Bar and Law Society
-Danish Industries (DI)
-Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR)
-Danish Peace Foundation
-Global Compact Nordic Network (GCNN)
-Industrialisation Fund for Developing Countries (IFU)
-International Commission of Jurists, Danish Section (
-Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs
-Ministry of Foreign Affairs – the Human Rights Unit
See attached document for location and participation.

Denmark-business rights-agenda-2005 (full text in English, PDF)