News & Events

Seeking Your Views - The History and Future of the Business and Human Rights Movement

To mark IHRB's 10th anniversary (2009-2019) we are assessing the key developments in the business and human rights movement since its inception and potential directions for the next decade.
 
We will share our assessment in a report that reflects on IHRB’s role in helping shape the business and...more

29 April 2019

Corporate Human Rights Benchmark Suspends Vale after Brazil Dam Disaster

Following the devastating dam disaster in Brazil, which has so far claimed 134 lives with 199 still missing, Vale, the Brazilian mining company responsible for the dam, has been suspended from the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark (CHRB).  This was the second such disaster linked to Vale in three...more

01 February 2019

New course on Business and Human Rights in Norway - Rafto, IHRB, University of Bergen

The University of Bergen, in partnership with Rafto and IHRB, is offering a new masters course in Business and Human Rights this autumn in Norway. The course has been developed with the Department of Comparative Politics at the University, and is suitable for anyone working or interested in the...more

07 August 2017

Upcoming Events

The 2019 Global Forum for Responsible Recruitment

The third annual Global Forum for Responsible Recruitment will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on...

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Bangkok, Thailand

09 July 2019

Past Events