Symposium 2021 Agenda

Welcome to our Online-Symposium

"From Obligation to Aspiration: Supply Chain Laws and the Business Case of Putting People first. Due Diligence in the Tourism Value Chain"

22 September 2021; 10.00 am – 01.45 pm CEST 
(GMT + 02:00; Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna)

AGENDA

 

09.30 - 10.00 am | Technical Onboarding

10.00 - 10.10 am | Welcome & Introduction
                                Antje Monshausen, Roundtable Human Rights in Tourism
                                Julie Schindall, Moderator 


10.10 - 10.35 am | Keynote Conversation:
                                "Status Quo and Outlook: International Developments on                                                 Human Rights Due Diligence"
                                
                                 Julie Schindall, Moderator

10.35 - 10.50 am | Impulse Talk:
                                "The Business Case of Respecting Human Rights in                                                         Tourism" 
                                  Doug Lansky

10.50 - 10.55 am | BREAK

10.55 - 11.40 am | Panel:  
                              "Down to Business: How regulation can support due diligence                                            in tourism operations"
                                  Natalie Kidd, Intrepid Travel
                                  Clare Jenkinson, ABTA
                                  Willem Niemeijer, YAANA Ventures


11.40 am - 12.25 pm | LUNCH BREAK

12.25 - 12.30 pm | Introduction "Hands-On Good-Practice"-Sessions
12.30 - 01.30 pm | Hands-On Good-Practice Sessions

                                  - Cultural Diversity and Preserving Heritage
                                  - Human Rights Due Diligence in High-Risk Destinations
                                  - Positive Impacts of a Living Wage 
                                  - The Impact of Empowering Women
                                  - Child Rights and Short-Term Project-Visits
                                  - Supporting Informal Workers in the Context of COVID-19

01.30 - 01.40 pm | Summary of the Day
                                 Julie Schindall, Moderator

01.40 - 01.45 pm | Closing