Sessions of the Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises

Please note that the sessions are closed to the public, except for specific "open consultations" that are indicated on this website.

Session outcome documents are available here.

2018 Sessions


19th session: Geneva, 5 – 9 February 2018

Palais des Nations, Room VII (Building A, 3rd floor)

Consultations scheduled with:

  • Member States: Wednesday 7 February (15:00-16:00) – focus on alignment of efforts to implement the Sustainable Development Goals with the business and human rights agenda, including alignment of SDG implementation plans with national action plans on business and human rights.
  • Civil society organisations: Wednesday 7 February (17:00-18:00) – focus on corporate human rights due diligence in practice (theme of Working Group’s 2018 report to the General Assembly)
  • Businesses/business associations: Thursday 8 February (14:00-18:00) – focus on corporate human rights due diligence in practice (theme of Working Group’s 2018 report to the General Assembly).


20th session: Geneva, 14 - 18 May 2018

 



21st session: Geneva, 1 – 5 October 2018