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Human Rights Metrics: Reaching scale through the Sustainable Finance agenda

Date

09 Jul 2018

Sections

Euro & Finance

The event will focus on key barriers and opportunities in the development of high-quality human rights metrics to guide responsible investment

 

Panel I: Key barriers to high-quality data

Panel II: Human Rights in the EU’s Taxonomy for Sustainable Investments

Exchange of views on: Measuring labour rights; NGO initiatives in measuring and reporting human rights performance

 

Speakers will include:

Catherine Howarth, CEO, ShareAction; Paul Tang, MEP, S&D Group; Robin Edme, Senior Policy Officer, Green and Sustainable; Finance, DG FISMA; Carel Cronenberg, Associate Director, MRV Manager, EBRD; Hubert de l’Hermite, Strategy and Innovation Director, Solvay; Leslie Swynghedauw, Senior Associate, ESG Research, MSCI; Mark Hodge, Senior Associate, Shift Project; Filip Gregor, Head of Responsible Companies, Frank Bold; Jimmy Greer, Head of Sustainability, ACCA; Arvid Ahrin, General Secretary, Nordic Financial Unions; Vincent Papa, Director for Financial Reporting Policy, EFRAG; Ben Vanpeperstraete, Lobby and Advocacy Director, Clean Clothes Campaign; Richard Karmel, business and human rights partner, Mazars, etc

 

You can already  register via: https://goo.gl/forms/XUf4xElygLsedkrh2

 

Please note that pictures, videos, and audio recordings will be made at this event in which you may be featured. By attending this event, you grant the organisers the right to use such material for non-commercial purposes, including the posting of photos and/or videos on our website. If you wish to object to this, please contact the organisers before the event.

 

 

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