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Margaret Wachenfeld

Corporate Human Rights Benchmark
Board director
Margaret Wachenfeld is an international lawyer and policy adviser with more than 25 years of experience, an interdisciplinary skill set and a global reach. Margaret works at the leading edge of the convergence of sustainability, human rights and responsible business conduct. She has expertise and experience in applying and linking key international developments and standards related to human rights, human development, good governance, and the environment to the work of international organisations and the private sector.

Board of Directors Positions Margaret currently holds
· Corporate Human Rights Benchmark
· Centro Regional de Empresas y Emprendimientos Responsables (CREER), Colombia
· Observatory for Sustainable Infrastructure

Other Advisory Positions Margaret currently holds:
· Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB): Senior Research Fellow
· Global Reporting Initiative (GRI): Margaret has been appointed by the Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB), GRI’s independent standard setting body, to serve on a Technical Committee to help review the GRI human rights-related standards
· OECD Advisory Group on Responsible Business Conduct in the Financial Sector: Member of the Advisory Group
· Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights - Observer for IHRB
· UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) – Accountability and Remedy Project – Parts I & II - Advisory Group of Experts

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, November 25

09:00 CET