Event on the accountability of business in relation to human rights

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 (ICJ.dk)
  • Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs – the Human Rights Unit

accountability business rights-event-2005 (full text in English, PDF)