NHRC India organises Conference on ‘Business and Human Rights’
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), India organised a National Conference on ‘Business and Human Rights’ in collaboration with Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) at BHEL, Bengaluru. Justice HL Dattu, Chairperson, NHRC chaired the conference. The objective of the conference was to discuss the national and international developments in the area of business and human rights besides sharing experiences/views of the stakeholders. The conference was divided into three sessions namely, (I) Setting the Scene: State Duty to Protect Human Rights and Corporate Responsibility to Respect Human Rights, (II) Exploring Solutions in Business and Human Rights and (III) Develop National Action Plan (NAP).