HSP Seminar (#307) “Promoting Business Respect for Human Rights in Myanmar: Lessons from Japan” (Oct 26th, 2023)
|Title||Promoting Business Respect for Human Rights in Myanmar: Lessons from Japan|
|Descriptions||The Hernan Santa Cruz Dialogues series brings together scholars, economists, politicians, and members of civil society in conversation around the importance of a Human Rights Enhancing Economy, touching upon themes including environmental sustainability, gender justice, corporate accountability, and subnational actors.
The theme for the October webinar is “Promoting Business Respect for Human Rights in Myanmar: Lessons from Japan.” Panelists in this webinar will discuss how the event altered the approaches and perspectives of both Japanese and other multinational companies in promoting a human rights-based economy in the country.
|Date||26th (Thu) Oct, 2023, 16:00 – 17:00|
|Lecturer||Prof. Surya Deva (UN Special Rapporteur on the right to development)
Mr.Romain Caillaud (SIPA Partners)
Dr. Htwe Htwe Thein (Curtin University)
|Moderator||Prof. Ai Kihara-Hunt (Professor, Graduate Program on Human Security (HSP), The University of Tokyo)|
|Materials||Available upon registration and in the event|
|Organizer||Graduate Program on Human Security (HSP), The University of Tokyo|
|Co-organizers||United Nations Human Rights Office of The High Commisioner (UN-OHCHR)
Research Center for Sustainable Peace (RCSP), Institute of Advanced Global Studies (IAGS), The University of Tokyo
International Law Training and Research Hub