march, 2021

thu18mar11:00 amthu12:30 pmBusiness & Human Rights in Italy and the UK: a bilateral exchange of approaches and best practices for UK-IT businesses operating in both countriesEvent organised by British Embassy Rome in collaboration with Oxfam - with thanks to the BCCI and Confindustria

Event Details

Welcome remarks by:
Eleanor Sanders
British Deputy Ambassador

Roberto Barbieri
Executive Director Oxfam Italy

Jennifer Townson
UK Special Envoy for Migration and Modern Slavery

Guest Speakers:
Cristiana Carletti
Associate Professor of International Public Law at Rome University
and Advisor to the Interministerial Committee for Human Rights at the MFA
on Business & Human Rights National Action Plan

Katherine Lewthwaite
Senior Policy Advisor, Modern Slavery Unit, Home Office

Monica Romis
Private Sector Human Rights Advisor Oxfam Great Britain

Marta Pieri
Corporate Partnership Manager Oxfam Italy

Q&A session opened by:
Tom Noad
President, The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy

Paola Astorri
Labour, Welfare, Human Capital Department, Confindustria

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Working language: English.

Participation free of charge – Registration required

RSVP to by Tuesday 16 March

The event will be broadcast by Oxfam for their internal use.


(Thursday) 11:00 am - 12:30 pm


British Embassy