Past ECS Events 2021 – Working Groups

WG Investigations

  • 11 February 2021 – Webinar: Discrimination in the Workspace – A Compliance Case.

Speakers: Dr. Rita Pikó, LL.M. and Dr. Laurenz Uhl, LL.M., both Partners at Pikó Uhl Rechtsanwälte AG, Zurich specialized in corporate compliance and internal investigation, discussed with the Working Group their experience in advising on discrimination cases in the compliance context.

WG NGOs and International Organizations

  • 27 January  2021 – Webinar: Integrity Challenges for International Organizations and NGOs during the Covid-19-crisis: Urgency vs. integrity  – The impact of COVID-19 on compliance in the not for profit sector.

Speakers: Mr. Helmut Buss, Director, Ethics Office, UNHCR, Mrs. Maria Thestrup, Chief Ethics, Risk and Compliance Officer, ICRC and Ms. Emilie Wiinblad Mathez, Senior Ethics Adviser, UNHCR