Multinationals: Unlikely Guardians of Human Rights?

Speaker : Petra Butler (Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington)

Date : 24 May 2017 6:30 pm

Venue : Southern Cross Bar, 39 Abel Smith St.

It is no secret that many multinationals make more profit than the GDP of states. Is it then not only fair that multinationals resume some of the responsibilities of states, like, for example, becoming the guardians of human rights? And if they do how does or should it look like?