Awareness-raising events

Objective of the awareness-raising events

The events will provide inspiration and practical support for Swiss companies of different size and industries in implementing human rights due diligence. The events also aim to present the latest national and international developments in regulations and standards.

Upcoming events will be published here. In the meantime, if you are interested in organizing an event, do not hesitate to contact us at info.nap-bhr@seco.admin.ch

 

Calendar of upcoming events

02.06.2022 - Input at IG exact on human rights due diligence for companies in the electronics industry.

07.06.2022 - Workshop by Swissmem, öbu and IG Exact on human rights risk analysis: Human rights due diligence requires a critical review of business practices, with risk analysis as a central building block. How can a human rights risk analysis be conducted? What are the requirements and important steps for implementation according to international standards and Swiss law? And what measures are reasonable and appropriate to address identified risks? These are the questions addressed in the in-depth workshop on human rights risk analysis: www.swissmem.ch/de/aktuelles/veranstaltungskalender

20.06.2022 - Webinar Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein : this introductory webinar on Human Rights Due Diligence (HRDD) is aimed at all companies interested in the latest developments in business and human rights and how to get started with HRDD: www.globalcompact.ch/event-details/introduction-to-human-rights-due-diligence

08.09.2022 - CEO & Board Roundtable of the Chamber of Commerce of the Canton of Vaud on human rights due diligence.

For more information and booking, please consult the websites of the chambers of commerce/organisations with which the events are organised.


Overview of previous events

25.05.2022 - Online workshop of Swissholdings and economiesuisse on human rights due diligence and new legislative obligations in Switzerland and Europe, 9:00 - 12:00.

24.05.2022 - Webinar by Scienceindustries and the Swiss Cosmetics and Detergents Association on human rights due diligence and new legislative obligations in Switzerland and Europe, 16:00 - 17:00.

03.05.2022 - Webinar of the Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein aimed at introducing human rights due diligence (in French), 9:00 - 13:00.

02.05.2022 - Workshop of the Handelskammer beider Basel on human rights due diligence with a focus on child and forced labour risks in global supply chains, 9:00 - 12:00, Basel.

28.04.2022 - Workshop of Swiss Retail Federation on human rights due diligence with a focus on risk analysis in the value chains of retail trade.

14.04.2022 - Webinar by Swisstextiles on human rights due diligence of SMEs in the textile sector.

06.04.2022 - Webinar of the HANDELSVERBAND.swiss on human rights due diligence for companies in the trading sector, 9:00 - 9:45.

31.03.2022 - Webinar by öbuSwissmem & Go for Impact on human rights due diligence and new legislative obligations in Switzerland and Europe, 12:00 - 13:00.

23.03.2022 - Workshop of Chocosuisse and Biscosuisse on human rights due diligence in food industry value chains, 9:00 - 16:00, Bern.

15.03.2022 - Webinar of the Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein aimed at introducing human rights due diligence.

10.03.2022 - Online Politcafé of the Zurich Chamber of Commerce on human rights due diligence and new legislative obligations in Switzerland and Europe.

07.03.2022 - Workshop of the Swiss Commodity Trading and Shipping Association on human rights due diligence for the commodity trading and shipping industry, Geneva.

03.03.2022 - Webinar of Swiss Textiles and Swiss Retail Federation on human rights due diligence and new legislative developments in Switzerland and Europe.

26.10.2021 - Webinar by SECO and the Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein on human rights due diligence with a focus on child and forced labour risks in global supply chains.

01.01.2020 - Webinar by SECO and the Max Havelaar Foundation on concrete approaches to identify and manage human rights risks in the agricultural supply chain and on national and international developments in the field of regulation and standards.

 


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