Submitting background information
The 2017 Forum will have a major focus on the issue of access to remedy for business-related human rights impacts – the third pillar of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. In order to inform preparations, the Forum Secretariat is doing a mapping of ongoing research and projects linked to this topic. All stakeholders are encouraged to submit brief information about ongoing or planned research and projects for 2017-18 related to the issue of access to remedy in the context of business and human rights. The information should be submitted via this online form. The mapping is available here.
The Working Group on Business and Human Rights also welcomes general submissions, which will be used as appropriate by the Working Group to inform its work in guiding the Forum. Information received relating to the 2017 Forum: