Business and Human Rights for Human Security in Asia

13.30 – 15.00 | 17 September

Room: Crystal

The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights must be implemented with proper adaptation in the field of the Asian context. The local lawyers and NGOs as well as companies should work with the international ones in the supply chain as pro bono. Not only enhance access to remedy, but also timely feedback for empowerment of vulnerable peoples for promote human rights from human security perspectives. This session examines the Corporate Human Security Index to measure the companies’ contribution to the human security for complement to the UNGP to be effective for sustainable promotion of human rights in the field.