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Webinar: Focus on Sustainable Supply Chains - Current Developments in Corporate Due Diligence

23. February 2021, 9: 30 - 11:00

On February 23, 2021, the Austrian National Contact Point for the OECD Guidelines in cooperation with the Außenwirtschaft Austria for a webinar and, together with experts, takes a look at current developments in corporate due diligence. And shows why it is worthwhile for companies to proactively deal with potential human rights and environmental risks in international business.

Program:

9: 30 Clock
Welcome and Introduction
Mag. Mario Micelli, Austrian National Contact Point
Michael Zimmermann, Außenwirtschaft Austria

9: 45 Clock
The corporate duty of care: current developments and legal perspectives
Dr. Andreas Rühmkorf, lawyer and senior lecturer at the University of Sheffield

10: 00 Clock
Human Rights in the Supply Chain: A Practical Approach
Laura Franken, project manager for business and human rights at the German sustainability network econsense

10: 15 Clock
Discussion and Q&A: Successful integration of due diligence in the company
Laura Franken, econsense
Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Kainer, Deloitte Austria
Dr. Andreas Rühmkorf, lawyer

10: 55 Clock
Closing words
Mag. Mario Micelli, Austrian National Contact Point

Registration:

You can register for the webinar “Sustainable supply chains in focus” at this link possible. Participation in the webinar is free.

Venue

live storm
Website:
www.livestorm.co

Organizer

Austrian national contact point for the OECD guidelines for multinational companies
E-mail:
office@oecd-leitsaetze.at
Website:
www.oecd-leitsaetze.at