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UN Global Compact Academy Deep Dive Sessions: Deepening Human Rights Due Diligence
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UN Global Compact Academy Deep Dive Sessions: Deepening Human Rights Due Diligence

April 13, 2022

The UN Global Compact Academy is offering a 3-part series, delivered in collaboration with Shift and UN Human Rights (OHCHR), designed to deepen your understanding of human rights due diligence, and develop an actionable plan to identify, prevent, mitigate and account for your company’s human rights impacts.

When and where?

The Deep Dive series starts on 4 May 2022 and is available in English or Spanish. The series is divided into three sessions and will be available in three time zones for your convenience. 

  • Europe / Middle East / Africa / North America (English language)
  • AsiAustralia / New Zealand (English language)
  • Spain and Spanish-speaking Latin America and the Caribbean (Spanish language)

Please sign up for your preferred sessions below:

Academy Sessions (in English)

Academy Sessions (in Spanish)

Please note that this is a three-part series of workshops. The first session will focus on foundational content for the second and third sessions. Participants who attend all three sessions of this Deep Dive series will receive a certificate of completion.

Target audience?

The series is open to all companies participating in the UN Global Compact, with a focus on professionals within the company with roles and responsibilities related to human rights and sustainability.

How to prepare for these sessions?

To prepare for your participation in the Deep Dive Series, we encourage you to first complete the Academy e-learning course developed by the UN Global Compact and UN Human Rights (OHCHR) in collaboration with Shift: Business and Human Rights: How Companies Can Operationalize the UN Guiding Principles. Through four interactive, 30-minute modules, this course provides you with the foundational understanding and skills needed to get the most out of your participation in the Deep Dive Series.

Additional reminder: 

The next Academy Changemaker session featuring Sir Mark Moody-Stuart is taking place next week on 21 April 2022 at 9.00AM (New York) / 2.00PM (London) and 22 April 2022 at 8:00AM (Bangkok) / 12:00PM (Melbourne) respectively.

Find the registration links below:

Academy Platform
Session 1 - Zoom
Session 2 - Zoom

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