Suzanne Spears to speak at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the implementation of the UNGPs within the context of the pharmaceutical industry

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29 November 2023

Suzanne Spears to speak at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the implementation of the UNGPs within the context of the pharmaceutical industry

Founder & Principal Suzanne Spears will speak on a panel on 29 November at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, discussing the implementation of the UNGPs in the context of the pharmaceutical industry.

The session will explore the role of the pharmaceutical industry in ensuring access to the right to health, and the potential positive outcomes that could arise from human rights due diligence in the industry.

It will explore key challenges, such as accessibility and affordability of medicines, and key lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on vaccine distribution, safeguarding labor rights, and the pivotal role of pharmaceutical businesses.

Click here to learn more about the panel.

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