IOE-Eversheds Business and Human Rights Symposium

On 27 April, GBI Director Katryn Wright moderated a session on human rights reporting, transparency and disclosure at the IOE-Eversheds Business and Human Rights Symposium. The session explored recent human rights reporting and disclosure developments with a focus on the effects on corporate implementation of respect for human rights, how it contributes to scaling and mainstreaming the business and human rights agenda and opportunities, barriers and challenges to meaningful human rights reporting and disclosure. The panellists included: Teresa Fogelberg, GRI; Vicky Dodman, Corporate Human Rights Benchmark; Julie Schindall, Shift; Rutger Goethart, Heineken; Steve Waygood, Aviva Investors; and Marcela Manubens, Unilever.