Dominik Opaliński, partner in the Charity department at Hunters Law, and a consultant at HL Safeguarding, participated in an episode of 39 Essex Chambers’ The Public Law Podcast, “Everyone’s Business: Safeguarding in Africa – Building Redress and Accountability.” Dominik, along with barrister Ian Brownhill, discussed how to build a safeguarding policy and culture that fitsContinue reading “Dominik Opaliński discusses safeguarding in Africa in The Public Law Podcast”
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What does the incident at the Oscars tell us about acceptable workplace behaviours?
Normally the night of the Academy Awards conjures up the idea of incredibly expensive outfits, wealthy patrons, and emotional speeches where everyone is thanked for the contributions they made to the winner’s journey. This years Oscars didn’t do that. This year’s event saw a man of worldwide acclaim punch another man of equal standing acrossContinue reading “What does the incident at the Oscars tell us about acceptable workplace behaviours?”
Safeguarding worries deepen after Russian invasion of Ukraine
As the Russian invasion of Ukraine enters its third week, the humanitarian crisis deepens as each day passes and safeguarding worries are deepening. The United Nations has estimated that currently the number of refugees who have fled the fighting in Ukraine stands at 2 million. This figure mainly encompasses women and children, due to theContinue reading “Safeguarding worries deepen after Russian invasion of Ukraine”
How can Ukrainian Refugees be effectively safeguarded?
As the world watched in stunned unison as the tragic events unfolded in Ukraine from the onset of invasion on 24th February, the question on most peoples minds is what happens to the people of Ukraine now? Sadly, the phrase, ‘humanitarian crisis’ is not a new one and has featured heavily in news reports forContinue reading “How can Ukrainian Refugees be effectively safeguarded?”
You are the Managing Director of a mining and processing company operating across Africa. Your company is a subsidiary of a multinational corporation with its headquarters in the UK. Your parent company has some control and supervision of the management of the operations of your business which operates in line with group policies.
An incident occurs at one of your sites – sadly, surrounding farmlands and villages have been polluted by toxic emissions, affecting thousands of local people and the environment. This incident is attracting the attention of the international press and state regulators. If not rectified quickly, this could undermine the hitherto good relationship and trust builtContinue reading “Thought Leadership”
“But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing pleasure and praising pain was born and I will give you a complete account of the system, and expound the actual teachings of the great explorer of the truth, the master-builder of human happiness. No one rejects, dislikes, or avoids pleasure itself,Continue reading “Test Blog”