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Integrating human rights in impact assessment
30 January 2017 - 31 January 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe
We are pleased to let you know that we will be offering the 2-day masterclass on integrating human rights into impact assessment. Objectives: This two-day masterclass provides participants with a solid understanding of the corporate responsibility to respect human rights in accordance with the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. It provides practical ways for participants to operationalise that responsibility, in particular through the integration of human rights and the adoption of a human rights-based approach in impact assessment. Additional Information For the class held in Copenhagen on 30-31 January the Danish Institute for Human Rights and Community Insights Group are offering two fee-wavers for interested participants from civil society organisations or national human rights institutions based in the global south. The fee-waver applies only to the registration cost and does not include other expenses such as travel, accommodation etc. If you wish to apply for a fee-waver please complete the attached form and return it by 30 October 2016 to Mie Vedel-Jorgensen at mive@humanrights.dk Enquiries If you have any questions about the masterclass, please do not hesitate to contact Nora Gotzmann at nog@humanrights.dk, Tulika Bansal at tuba@humanrights.dk or Gabriela Factor at gfactor@communityinsights.eu
Course Details:
Prerequisites :Designed for practitioners involved in the impact assessment of business projects who have some experience and knowledge of social impact assessment but want to increase their knowledge of human rights and human rights-based approaches.
Level: Intermediate
Language :English
Duration :
Presenter :It is jointly facilitated by the Danish Institute for Human Rights, Denmarks National Human Rights Institution, and Community Insights Group, a research, consulting and training house specialising in the resources sector in all aspects of social impact assessment, social performance and local content development.
Contact Details:
Name: Mie Vedel-Jorgensen
Organisation :Danish Institute for Human Rights
Email :mive@humanrights.dk
HuRi in IA Masterclass INFO NOTE.PDF
HuRi in IA Masterclass January 2017 Fee-waver place application.docx


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