UN Security Council approved - under the Italian Presidency - the Resolution on 'traffikcing in

On November 21, 2017 the UN Security Council - under the Italian Presidency - approved a Resolution about 'trafficking in persons' in the context of conflict and post-conflict situations. Taking into account the traditional approach of the UNSC to this topic, the document contains some innovative aspects, especially in terms of protecting the human rights of victims of trafficking and other vulenrable people, such as displaced persons, children, asylum seekers. During the debate within the Council, the UN Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children - Maria Grazia Giammarinaro - gave a speech recalling the adoption of a human-rights perspective and the need of

Informal Meeting about Business and Human Rights - Geneva, November 26, 2017

HRIC has co-organized an Informal Meeting along with the European Society for International Law (ESIL) Interest Group on International Business and Human Rights, the Department of Law of the University of Geneva and the BHRight Initiative, aimed at promoting the sharing of information among Business and Human Rights experts, practitioners and scholars in order to enhance a joint research platform. The event will take place on November 26 from 4.30 to 6.30 pm at the University of Geneva (Uni-Vogt) [66 Bd. Carl Vogt, in front of the Museum of Ethnography - tram stop: Uni-Mail]. #UNForumonBHR

Convegno ASGI "Italiani e stranieri nel mercato del lavoro: uguaglianza formale e diseguaglianz

Si terrà a Milano il 27 novembre p.v. presso la Camera del Lavoro il Convegno "Italiani e stranieri nel mercato del lavoro: uguaglianza formale e diseguaglianza sostanziale", organizzato dal Servizio Antidiscriminazione ASGI, con la collaborazione del Dipartimento di Sociologia dell'Università Statale di Milano e dell'Associazione Comma 2. L'evento unisce un'analisi giuridico-economica delle cause della disuguaglianza sostanziale nel mercato del lavoro tra italiani e stranieri, con un'attenzione particolare al ruolo della Responsabilità Sociale di Impresa come strumento di intervento sul cosiddetto 'lavoro povero'. #Immigrazione #DirittodelLavoro