2015, Sun, Mar 15

Human Rights in the Global Economy

A discussion between experts and lawyer Miriam Saage-Maaß, Business and Human Rights Program, ECCHR

Metal, Kairo 2012, film still | © Magdalena Kallenberger

Metal, Kairo 2012, film still | © Magdalena Kallenberger

Experts will take the exhibition as a starting point for an examination of work from a global perspective.

Moderation: Silvia Fehrmann

Miriam Saage-Maaß holds a PhD in law and is the coordinator of the Business and Human Rights Program at the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR). She has worked on cases against companies like Lidl, which was charged with the exploitation of workers in Bangladesh and Pakistan, and is an internationally recognized human rights expert. The issue of corporate responsibility is a chief subject of her regular publications.