Mind the Gap-tour

“Mind the Gap Tour” - Human Rights for the Maritime Industry


26 March 2019

The Rafto Foundation for Human Rights is, in cooperation with its partners, organizing a “Mind the Gap"-tour which focuses on human rights for the maritime industry. 

“Mind the Gap Tour” - Human Rights for the Maritime Industry 26 March at 10:00 – 13:00, Rådhusgaten 25. Lunch will be served. 


10:00-10:30 Welcome and introductions 

10:30-11:30 Human rights for the maritime industry - Sustainability in the maritime sector, where do human rights fit in? - The human rights lifecycle of a ship - The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights - Mapping salient human rights risks 

11:30-11:45 Coffee break 

11:45-12:45 Human rights challenges in practice - Short presentations by representatives from the industry and stakeholders - Discussion: How should sector specific standards and tools be designed in order to help strengthen the industry’s capacity to move forward? 

12:45-13:00 Summary and way forward

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