Location

Room S2035, Curran Place; Link to session

Start Date

12-3-2021 2:15 PM

End Date

12-3-2021 3:45 PM

Keywords

Social Lab, Human Rights Practice, Corporate Accountability, Transitional Justice

Abstract

This roundtable describes and reflects upon the Corporate Liability and Sustainable Peace (CLASP) Lab, a “social lab” convened to advance corporate accountability in post-conflict and transitional justice settings around the world. Launched in February 2021, the CLASP Lab is a virtual forum in three languages, bringing together more than 40 lawyers and community activists from 25 countries in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East to share experiences and devise strategies for holding corporations accountable for human rights violations, as part of processes of transitional justice.

Author/Speaker Biographical Statement(s)

Speakers: Tatiana Devia, Corporate Accountability Lab; Avery Kelly, Corporate Accountability Lab; Kaushik Sunder Rajan, University of Chicago

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Dec 3rd, 2:15 PM Dec 3rd, 3:45 PM

Corporate Accountability in Transitional Justice: Reflections on an Ongoing Social Lab (Roundtable)

Room S2035, Curran Place; Link to session

This roundtable describes and reflects upon the Corporate Liability and Sustainable Peace (CLASP) Lab, a “social lab” convened to advance corporate accountability in post-conflict and transitional justice settings around the world. Launched in February 2021, the CLASP Lab is a virtual forum in three languages, bringing together more than 40 lawyers and community activists from 25 countries in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East to share experiences and devise strategies for holding corporations accountable for human rights violations, as part of processes of transitional justice.