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Strasbourg, 12 February 2014

STEERING COMMITTEE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS - (CDDH)

DRAFTING GROUP ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND BUSINESS
(CDDH-CORP)

Agenda

2nd meeting
12 February (9.30 a.m.) – 14 February 2013 (1 p.m.)
Council of Europe, Agora – Room G05

Item 1: Opening of the meeting and adoption of the agenda

Item 2: Keynote speech: Professor Michael K. Addo, Member of the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Item 3: Information on recent relevant national and international developments

Information Documents

 

Report on the Council of Europe participation to the 2nd United Nations Forum on Human Rights and Business (Geneva, 2-4 December 2013)

National Action Plan of the Netherlands on Business and Human Rights

Item 4: Elaboration of one or more non-binding instruments

Working Documents

 

Report of the 1st meeting of the CDDH-CORP

Pertinent extracts of the 79th CDDH report

Corporate social responsibility in the field of human rights - Comments on the indicative list of issues including examples of good practices

Working document on the indicative list of issues to be considered in preparation of a Council of Europe non-binding instrument on human rights and business

Materials concerning the issue of extraterritorial jurisdiction

Information Documents

 

A UN Business and Human Rights Treaty? An Issues Brief by John G. Ruggie, 28 January 2014

New Corporate liability for gross human rights abuses – Towards a fairer and more effective system of domestic law remedies, 2014

Item 5: Other business

Dates of the next meeting

Reference Documents

 

Feasibility study on corporate social responsibility in the field of human rights

Draft preliminary study on corporate social responsibility in the field of Human Rights : existing standards and outstanding issues

CM decision

Terms of Reference of the CDDH-CORP

Pertinent extracts of the 77th and 78th CDDH reports