The Business and Human Rights Initiative at the University of Connecticut seeks to develop and support multidisciplinary and engaged research, education, and public outreach at the intersection of business and human rights.
To carry out its mission, the Initiative:
- supports scholarly research and related public engagement by UConn faculty;
- convenes conferences, roundtables, workshops, and other events;
- engages with policymakers, companies, advocates, and other stakeholders to advance respect for human rights; and
- supports student learning and professional opportunities in business and human rights.