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....The workshop on the UNGPs on 24 October 2019 @ the World Resources Forum

This workshop aims at discussing how to implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in Commodity Trading. It draws on the Guidance developed for this purpose in a multistakeholder initiative with NGOs, commodity trading companies, the Swiss Trading and Shipping Association and Swiss federal authorities (Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and the State Secretariat for Economy). The workshop will focus specifically on metals supply chains and on governance of companies active in it and how the implementation of the UNGPs contribute to the SDGs.

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