Responsible Supply Chains in Asia

Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum

The Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum (#RBHR Forum) is a multi-stakeholder event addressing an array of priority issues under the Responsible Business Conduct and Business and Human Rights agendas. It is part of the Bangkok Business and Human Rights Week.

    The #RBHR Forum will take place during the Bangkok Business and Human Rights Week, 10-14 June. The #RBHR Forum is co-organized by the Royal Thai Government, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), International Labour Organization (ILO), and with the participation of the Working Group on Business and Human Rights. The #RBHR Forum includes the OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct. 

    Businesses  are increasingly aware of the need to limit the negative impacts of their operations and support social justice and development.  The Forum  will examine the importance of joint action when it comes to implementing meeting the Corporate and Social Responsibility needs of the societies in which they operate.

    Subjects to be covered in the forum include:

    The 2030 Agenda and the role of business in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals;
    Governments Taking Action: Deepening Policy Coherence; and,
    The Future of Work.
    There will also be a number of side events looking at case studies of industry practice and on the ground experience in implementing responsible business conduct

    To register and for full details about the event, a list of speakers and for information about side meetings, please go to