September 4, 2018
Vigilance plans in the spotlight of the Convergences Forum!
Two round tables organised and led by edh
Edh had the honour of co-organizing and facilitating two round tables on duty of vigilance law enforcement by companies, 1 year after its adoption.
- "One year since the adoption of the law: feedback on 2018 vigilance plans - Focus on human rights. How to ensure that companies share their experiences, to allow for an appropriation of practices? How to promote synergy between the different departments involved in vigilance plans’ implementation? How to ensure companies’ qualitative and quantitative human rights reporting?
Roundtable moderated by Charlotte Michon, edh General Delegate, with expert testimonials from Elsa Savourey, lawyer at Herbert Smith Freehills and Yann Queinnec from Affectio Mutandi; and feedback from companies: Sarah Tesei from Vinci, Cécile Rechatin from Société Générale, Alexandre Guinet from Essilor and Pierre Victoria from Veolia.
- "Vigilance plan: the challenges of alert and remediation mechanisms in companies. What legal requirements? What are the practices of companies? What criteria of effectiveness for the mechanisms? How to involve stakeholders in these mechanisms?
Roundtable moderated by Charlotte Michon, General Delegate of edh, with the testimonies of Antoine Heuty from Ulula, Farid Baddache from BSR, Isabel Lejeune-To from the CFDT, Stephanie Scouppe from ADP, Yves Nissim from Orange and Lucas Sebban from Compliances.
Synthesis of the discussions