Leading "Business and Human Rights" from Asia
BHR Lawyers Network Japan
The Business and Human Rights Lawyers Network Japan (BHR Lawyers) is an information-sharing network established through the collective action of lawyers, scholars, business persons and other legal specialists active in diverse areas ranging from business law practices to human rights advocacy.
Through the advancement of Business and Human Rights practices in Japan, the BHR Lawyers is promoting business to respect human rights and facilitating dialogues among stakeholders to ensure the access to remedies.
Project and Center for Engagement & Remedy
For improving engagement and remedy practices, supporting Japan Center for Engagement and Remedy (JaCER) as well as formulating "Advisory and Mediation Panel Guidelines" and "Advisory and Mediation Panel Candidate Members List".
With: Global Compact Network Japan; Sasakawa Peace Foundation; Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
COVID-19 & BHR Basic Actions
Promoting Innovative and Responsible Business Conduct for Building Back Better from COVID-19 Crisis.
With: UNDP Japan Representative Office
February 28, 2022
Engagement and Remedy Forum for Responsible Business Conduct 2022
We will host "Engagemenr and Remedy Forum for Responsible Business Conduct 2022" with Global Compact Network Japan, Business and Human Rights Resource Centre, and Sasakawa Peace Foundation. we would like to explain the plan of establishing “Japan Center for Engagement and Remedy on Business and Human Rights” for implementating colleactive grievance mechanisms in Japan.We will also invite distinguished guests from Japan and abroad, including the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), and share the latest development on business and human rights.